CHAMOMILE GERMAN BLUE ESSENTIAL OIL
Matricaria chamomilla L. Grown in Bulgaria
A blue coloured oil, German Chamomile Oil has a heavy, herbaceous, sweet smell with a fruity note. German Chamomile contains a higher concentration of Chamazulene than Roman Chamomile & the anti-inflammatory properties found in Bisabolol & Apigenin provide mild pain relief.
Process: Steam Distilled Essential Oil
Plant Part: Flowers
Note: Middle Note
Aroma Families: Fruity, Herbal
Aroma: Strong, sweet-warm, rich and herbaceous with a slight fresh fruit undertone; has a mellow woody-herbaceous and tobacco-like drydown.
German Chamomile Oil works as a mild sedative, an anti-fungal and anti-septic. Chamomile stimulates leucocyte production boosting immunity. Wonderful in skin care for repairing & soothing conditions like nappy rash, eczema & inflamed skin.
Bergamot, Cedarwood, Cistus, Clary Sage, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit, Helichrysum, Jasmine, Juniper Berry, Labdanum, Lavender, Lemon, Marjoram, Neroli, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Ravensara, Rose, Rosemary, Spikenard, Tea Tree, Vetiver & Ylang-Ylang.
Blue Chamomile essential oil "is used in very small percentages in … perfumes to introduce a warm, rich undertone which lasts through all stages of evaporation."*1
In massage oil to ease insomnia, back pain, upset stomach, period pain & as an anti-depressant. In diffusers to promote restful sleep. In a compress to calm skin reactions. In skin care to soothe.
Non-toxic, non irritant in dilution. Store in cool, dark place. Do not ingest.
Information on the traditional uses and properties are provided on this site is for educational use only, and is not intended as medical advice. If you have any serious health concerns, you should always check with your health care practitioner before use.
1 tsp Sweet Almond Oil
1 drop German Chamomile
3 drops Lavender Essential Oil
3 drops Sandalwood Essential Oil
Fill a bowl with cold water. add the essential oils to the Almond oil. Add blend to the water and disperse mixing it as much as you can.
Soak the flannel cloth for a couple of minutes, wring out excess water.
Place the cloth on the affected area. Leave on site till cloth becomes the same temperature as the body. Rinse and repeat 3-4 more times.
1.Arctander, Steffen. Perfume and Flavor Materials of Natural Origin, 1960, p. 155.