The scent of German chamomile is emotionally soothing. It calms the mind and promotes relaxation.
Botanical name: Matricaria recutita
Method of extraction: Steam distillation
Description: A rich, inky-blue somewhat viscous oil with a strong, herbaceous, medicinal aroma and a fresh, fruity undertone..
Major constituents: A typical chemical composition of German Chamomile Essential Oil:
chamazulene (2.16-35.59%), a-bisabolol (1.72-67.25%), bisabolol oxide (55.08%), bisabolol oxide B (4.35-18.93%), bisabolol oxide A (63.85%).
Indications: German chamomile oil has traditionally been used to relieve indigestion and for its relaxing and calming properties.
Emotions: The scent of German chamomile is healing and emotionally strengthening.
Skin care: German chamomile oil has traditionally been used for the relief of the symptoms of eczema and dermatitis. It helps soothe rashes and irritated skin.
Directions: Combine with other pure essential oils or use alone in a diffuser. Use 3-7 drops. Can be diluted in a carrier oil and applied topically to treat any aches and pains, indigestion and period pain. Also benefits the nervous system, assisting with relaxation and sleep.
Safety: German chamomile oil is non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitising.