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Bruises:

Bruises occur when tissue(s) under the skin is injured. The blood collects under the skin and results in pain, swelling and discoloration.

 
Essential Oils Suggested for Treatment:

Lavender

 
Suggestions for Use:
  • Add ten drops of essential oil to the bath and soak for fifteen minutes
  • Dab the area with a couple of drops of essential oil placed on a cotton ball
  • Use a cold compress by soaking a cloth in cold water and adding approximately 2-5 drops of essential oil. Hold the compress on the affected area for approximately 15 minutes to relieve pain and swelling
Cautions:


Bruising easily or without apparent cause could be the result of a Vitamin C deficiency or more serious health concerns.

 

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