Properties include sore muscles joints, relive pain, soothing effects on people suffering from stress, anxiety, and mental illness. In vapor form, lavender oil can be mixed with vegetable glycerin to treat common cold and flu symptoms. The soothing properties also help induce a more restful night’s sleep, which means it can be used as a treatment for insomnia and other sleep related issues. Lavandin can stimulate urine production and restore hormonal balance in the bladder. As a skin care product, it can treat acne, wrinkles, psoriasis, and inflammation. It can act as a natural mosquito and moth repellent.