Botanical Name: Matricaria recutita (German chamomile) & Anthemis nobilis (Roman chamomile)
German and Roman chamomile come from two different plants. The properties of these essential oils are somewhat similar however their chemical make- up are very different. Both German and Roman chamomile are somewhat similar in odor, herbaceous and sweet. German and Roman chamomile have been used medicinally since ancient times. Roman chamomile was used up until World War II as a disinfectant and antiseptic in hospitals and surgeries. The chamomiles are some of the gentlest essential oils .
Uses & Facts:
After Sun Soother
4 drops German Chamomile essential oil
5 drops Lavender essential oil
1 drop Peppermint essential oil
Combine the essential oils with one ounce of Sweet Almond Oil . Massage into skin for relief.
Breathe Better Diffuser Blend
3 drops Eucalyptus essential oil
5 drops Frankincense essential oil
Add essential oils to a tea light diffuser or nebulizer .
Stress Ease Diffuser Blend
4 drops Roman Chamomile essential oil
4 drops Orange essential oil
4 drops Lavender essential oil
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