Plant Therapy Chamomile Roman Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Anthemis nobilis L Origin: United Kingdom Extraction Method: Steam Distilled Common Uses: Chamomile Roman essential oil 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: Strong Blends well with: Bergamot, Clary Sage, Lavender, Geranium, Jasmine, Neroli, Patchouli, Tea Tree, Rose, Lemon and 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 Chamomiles. Cautions: None known. Suggested Uses: Diffuse Chamomile Roman essential oil into the air to help with stress, migraines and headaches. Add a few drops into a bath, lotion or cream to assist with insomnia, muscle aches, arthritis, depression and anything stress related. Please Note : The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy.