Chamomile Roman Organic Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Anthemia Nobilis
Plant Part: Flower Head
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: This is the low growing perennial that rarely exceeds 9 inches. The plant is extensively grown in central and Eastern Europe. Leaves are lacy and finely divided, on stems capped with small, white daisy like flowers.
Colour: Clear to pale yellow
Common Uses: Chamomile has a long tradition in herbal medicine. The flowers were used in many cures including an herbal tea to cure insomnia. During the Second World War chamomile was also used as a disinfectant. The essential oil is useful in the treatment of aches and pains in muscles and joints. Treatment of symptoms of PMS with Chamomile is also beneficial especially when the symptoms are related to stress.
Strength of Aroma: StrongThe relaxing aroma of the essential oil, sometimes described as like apples and straw is a natural disinfectant with relaxing, sedative properties.
Blends Well With: Geranium, Lavender, Rose, Neroli, Marjoram, Cedarwood, Frankincense, Rosewood, Clary Sage, Ylang Ylang.
Aromatic Scent: The relaxing aroma of this essential oil, sometimes described as like apples and straw is an exotic and rich scent. It is commonly accepted as the best smelling of the three Chamomiles.
History: This herb has been used for medicinal purposes and skin therapy for a long time, in particular in Europe. German/Blue Chamomile and Roman Chamomile have very similar properties, however the German/Blue oil is better for anti-inflammatory applications, because it has a higher content of Azulene.
Cautions: No known toxicity. Use well diluted. High doses may trigger skin reactions in sensitive individuals.
Important Note: The information provided is for educational purposes only.
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