Burning Ember Made 3-point Shot Down My Cleavage
Author: Nancy B.
Word Count: 191
Questions Received: 0
Testimonial ID: 10607-OR
Scientific Studies: 2
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Okay, ladies... I have a very personal testimony about therapeutic-grade Lavender essential oil. I have always heard that Lavender oil was good for burns, but until April 28th I had never used Lavender on a burn. Let me just say that it works GREAT!
One starry night my family and I (extended family too) were sitting around a small bonfire roasting hot dogs and s'mores. All of a sudden, the fire "popped", and a dime-sized hot ember went straight down my shirt and into my cleavage! UK basketball players could not have made a better 3-point shot than that stinkin' ember!
Anyway, I immediately jumped up, ran inside, and got out the Lavender oil. I applied a few drops to the very sensitive, raw skin, expecting it to burn or sting even more. (After all, whenever I have applied meds to burns in the past, the area does tend to sting quite a bit.)
However, to my surprise, Lavender oil did not sting at all! In fact, it immediately took the pain away, and within 20 to 30 minutes the redness from the burn was gone too. Thank the Lord for Lavender essential oil!
Additional keyword(s) assigned by the editor: burn, burns, burned, curling, palate, burnt.
|Supporting Scientific Studies|
|1.||"Melaleuca Alternifolia [tea tree] Hydrogel... was compared with tap water as a coolant following application onto a fresh, deep, partial-thickness hot water burn.... Effective cooling of the burn wound and an increased rate of wound healing was achieved by both repeated tap water compresses and by immediate or delayed application of Melaleuca Hydrogel. Cooling is an effective means to reduce tissue damage and increase wound healing."||Link|
|2.||"Burn Healing Potential of Nigella sativa seed oil in rats.... Nigella sativa L. (Black cumin) has shown a broad spectrum of pharmacological effects like antipyretic [fever reducing], analgesic [pain reducing], anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial.... The present study suggests the burn wound healing action of seeds may be due to anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and antimicrobial activities of major compounds in the oil."||Link|
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