Lavender flowers exfoliate dead skin cells to unclog pores while Lavender Essential Oil works to rejuvenate and soothe the skin. Lavender doesn’t just smell good; it’s good for you! Lavender has antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties which can fight the bacteria causing acne infections, thus reducing the swelling and redness. lavender relieves tension, stress and in inflammation, all of which are responsible for causing skin ageing. It also boosts the circulatory system, thus increasing the flow of oxygen and nutrients to skin cells. This results in reducing the signs of ageing such as wrinkles and fine lines.