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How is lavender beneficial for me?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)
Your skin’s sebaceous glands are responsible for producing oil. As you age, they produce less of it and your skin becomes drier. Studies show that lavender oil is beneficial because it hydrates and improves dry or scaly skin.

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