The muscular system moves the skeleton, maintains posture, stores energy, and generates heat. There are three types of muscles, skeletal, smooth, and cardiac. The skeletal muscles are under our conscious control and are attached to bones by tendons. The smooth muscles are not under our control and our founds in blood vessels, bladder, stomach, digestive system, and other organs. The cardiac muscle is only found in the walls of the heart and is responsible for contraction of the heart.
Latin name: Lavandula angustifolia, Lavandula latifolia, Lavandula x intermedia
good for headaches, stress, colds, and flu
helps heal the skin
aids PMS symptoms
Lavandula angustifolia is the most common lavender, it is soothing. Lavandula latifolia is also known as spike lavender and is better for the respiratory and muscular systems. Lavandula x intermedia is also known as lavendin, it is calming, antiseptic, and anti-viral.