6months+

CHAMOMILE ESSENTIAL OIL - GERMAN

botanical name : Matricaria chamomilla L

Plant part : flowers

country of origin : USA

processing method : Steam distilled

certification : USDA certified organic

  • Soothe irritated skin

  • Reduce dark cicles around eyes

  • Brighten skin tone

  • Calm allergies and itching

  • Fights anxiety & depression

  • Soften skin

  • Treats cuts & wounds 

  • Reduces stress

  • Treats Eczema & Psoriasis

  • Reduces insomnia

Lavender

Patchouli

Geranium

BLENDS WELL WITH :

A medium middle note, Chamomile Essential Oil has a soft, woody fragrance, with a haunting bittersweet note.

AROMATIC SUMMARY :

HEALTH BENEFITS INCLUDE :

also blends well with : Lemon, Bergamot, Neroli, & Tea Tree

Chamomile is a very versatile and beneficial plant. It is a traditional medicinal herb native to western Europe, India, and western Asia. It is now abundant in North America, where it grows wild in sunny, well-drained pastures and fields.Chamomile is used to calm frayed nerves, help in soothing various stomach problems, reduce muscle spasms, and to treat several skin conditions.

Dried Chamomile flowers are known for their sedative and relaxing properties, infused chamomile can be added to skin and hair care products to soothe sensitive skin and minor scalp irritations. Chamomile essential oil is well known for its ability to help with digestion, including flatulence, indigestion, colic, diarrhea, and nausea. Researchers believe the anti-inflammatory compound azulene and the antispasmodic anodyne compounds that are abundant in chamomile are the reason behind its beneficial effects. In essence, these compounds help relax the intestines so food can move through smoothly, which results in improved digestion. Anti-inflammatory properties make chamomile excellent for treating inflammatory skin conditions, such as eczema, as well as inflammatory digestive disorders and even arthritis.

Chamomile floral water is Chamomile water is a gentle, soothing hydrosols used to refresh and calm the skin. It is particularly helpful with dry and sensitive conditions. Chamomile is probably most widely known for its calming properties. It contains several compounds that have a sedative effect on the body whether consumed or inhaled, and patients have reported falling into a deep sleep after consuming it as a tea. Chamomile also has a calming and antispasmodic effect on the central nervous system, making it excellent for promoting relaxation. Researchers believe these effects are due to a compound in chamomile called apigenin, which can bind to GABA receptors in the brain to produce a sedative effect. 

Chamomile posses many powerful skin properties such as anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal, antibacterial, antiseptic, and contains essential oils and antioxidants. Additionally, is a hypoallergenic and helps to reduce skin irritants by neutralizing free radicals. Essentially, free radicals are pesky compounds that result in DNA damage in your body, which then leads to aging skin and a lowered immune system. Antioxidants help remedy this damage by stopping these compounds before they can cause damage, which will ultimately result in less wear and tear on your body.

ESSENTIAL OIL DILUTION GUIDE

Babies 6 months - 2 years 

1 drop + 1Tbsp carrier oil

diffuse 1-2 drops 30 minutes max

Children 2 years+  1% dilution

1 drop + 1 tsp carrier oil

3 drops + 1 Tbsp carrier oil

6 drops + 1 oz carrier oil

Adults 18 years+   2% dilution

3 drops + 1 tsp carrier oil

6 drops + 1 Tbsp carrier oil

12 drops + 1 oz carrier oil

Always dilute essential oils, especially when applying them topically on young children. We recommend the following carrier oils 

Sweet Almond Oil 

Jojoba Oil 

Carrier Oil Blend

Hemp Seed Oil 

Cautions :

All pure essential oils require dilution before use; for external use only. Pay extra attention to using essential oils around young children and pets. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Apply to face with caution, as contact with eyes should be avoided.The only precaution to using chamomile essential oil is if you’re pregnant. Studies show it increases blood flow to the pelvic area.

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