Lavender Oil

Lavender oil reduces bruisingLavender oil is very easy to use, and as a bonus, it smells fantastic. Lavender oil contains antibiotic and antiseptic properties which promote healing and reduce scarring when combined with cold water, it also relieves pain and swelling. To use lavender oil, combine several drops of the oil in a bowl with cold water. Soak a cloth in this water and apply it onto the bruise several times daily.