Essential Oil Profile
Botanical Name: Anthemis Nobilis
Country of Origin: France
Extraction Method: Steam distillation of the fresh flower heads.
Scent Profile: Sweet herbaceous, somewhat fruity-warm and an odour alike to those of tea leaves.
THERAPEUTIC PROPERTIES / HEALTH BENEFITS
Chamomile Roman is a best known throughout the ages for its sedative and soothing qualities. Endowed with an overall calming effect for the stressed mind and tense body, Roman Chamomile essential oil can also be used to ease feelings of grief, anger, discontent or oversensitivity.
|Eliminates depression||Facilitates digestion|
|Soothes nervous complaints||Lowers blood pressure|
|Reduces negative feelings||Reduces muscle and joint pains|
|Removes scars and spots on the skin|
CHAMOMILE IN SKIN CARE
Cures acne: Chamomile are anti-allergenic, they help to remove toxins by cleaning sebaceous and eccrine glands through sweating.
Eases skin rashes and scarring: Dabbing Chamomile onto the skin can calm any kind of skin irritation that your skin may be experiencing. It is also effective in healing sun burns. Eczema prone skin can also use a diluted formula to apply onto the skin to soothe irritation.
How to use for face care
Add one drop of essential oil to one dollop of your face cream or lotion and apply every two days. Do not be tempted to add more oil. Higher doses do not work better than regular applications.
How to use for body care
Use no more than 4 to 5 drops for every 5ml of body lotion or carrier oil. Apply the mixture all over skin and pat dry or allow full absorption.
CHAMOMILE IN HEALTH CARE
Pre-natal massage: Known for its tranquilizing and sedating properties, the mesmerizingly sweet aroma of Chamomile has been used during pre-natal massages to help the expecting mother relax.
Cures digestive problems: Chamomile is known to have a positive impact on assorted stomach disorders, including gastrointestinal issues, diarrhoea, constipation, and even gallstones.
HOW TO USE
– In a nebuliser
– In an oil burner
– In baths or inhalation
BLENDS WELL WITH
Chamomile forms very pleasant blend with Bergamot, Clary Sage, Lavender, Jasmine, Geranium, Grapefruit, Tea Tree, Rose, Lemon, and Ylang Ylang.
No contraindications, however it is advisable not to be used by persons allergic to the Ragweed family.