Lavender oil is a remarkable essential oil that has a great amount of benefit to your health. It has a gentle and beautiful smell, and its powerful taste makes it a household favorite. It has a chemically complex structure with over 150 active constituents, which explains its effectiveness at helping with a lot of health ailments.
Some of those properties are the amazing anti-inflammatory, antifungal, antidepressant, antiseptic, antibacterial, antimicrobial, antispasmodic, analgesic, detoxifier, hypotensive, and sedative effects it has on our body. One of the many ways to use lavender oil is to flavor your lemonade with it and get a tasty and healthy drink with multiple medicinal benefits.
This is how to prepare it:
- 1 cup raw honey
- 12 cups pure water
- 1 drop lavender essential oil
- 6 lemons, peeled and juiced
- Lavender sprigs for garnish
Directions: Mix all ingredients together and chill. Add more water or raw honey if needed. Info source: http://www.sejat-jasmani.com/2016/10/this-lavender-lemonade-recipe-will-get.html
*I’ve never tried this recipe, mainly due to my dislike of lavender!