Chamomile (Roman) 3% Jojoba

Botanical Name:                   Chamaemelum nobile

Synonym:                              Anthemis nobilis, garden chamomile

Botanical Family:                  Asteraceae (Compositae)

Country of Origin:                Italy, France

Plant Part:                              Flowers

Extraction Method:               Steam distillation

Characteristics:                    warm, fruity, herbaceous

Properties:                            
analgesic, antineuralgic, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, bactericidal, carminative, cholagogue, cicatrisant, digestive, emmenagogue, febrifuge, hepatic, nerve sedative, stomachic, sudorific, tonic, vermifuge, vulnerary

 

Chemical Constituents:       α-pinene, camphene, β-pinene, sabinene, myrcene, 1,8-cineole, γ-terpinene, caryophyllene, propyl angelate, butyl angelate

 

Indications:

 

Mind & Spirit:                       

           

  • Commonly used for children’s remedies
  • Calming and relaxing

 

Body:                         

 

  • Relieves teething pain, colic and wind pain in children. 
  • Helpful for women with irregular periods and PMS. 
  • Helps to combat hay fever and other allergies when used as an inhalation.

 

Contraindications:                Nil

Note:                                       Middle

Odour Intensity:                    Un-referred

Blends well with:                 
Bergamot, clary sage, geranium, lavender, lemon, marjoram, neroli, orange, rose, rosewood, sandalwood, ylang ylang

 

Traditions:                

The use of Chamomile dates back as far as ancient Egypt where it was dedicated to their gods.  Folk remedies using the plant include treatments for dropsy and jaundice. It was also believed to revive any wilting plant placed near it.  The flowers were also used as a dye to lighten hair.

    AU$22.00Price