Most people think of Chamomile as a popular flavor of tea but there’s more to the chamomile flower than its ability to help you relax. Chamomile is one of the most ancient healing herbs used by people.
Chamomile essential oil has carminative, antispasmodic, mild sedative, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and anticatarrhal properties. Chamomile oils treats varicose veins, anxiety, acne, insomnia.
Chamomile oils treats varicose veins, acne, anxiety, depression and much more
– Treat insomnia.
Just apply a few drops to a pillow before going to bed.
– Treating Acne: Add 5 drops of Chamomile essential oil, 5 drops of Tea tree oil to 30 ml of Jojoba oil. Apply daily after showering or washing your face.
– Lice/Mites: Add chamomile essential oil directly to the hair and scalp in order to kill lice and/or mites. Also, add 15 drops of Chamomile essential oil to your natural shampoo for additional treatment.
-Stress and Anxiety
According to many studies, chamomile oil eases anxiety by acting as a mild sedative because the compound Alpha-pinene comes in contact with the same neurotransmitters affected by anti-anxiety drugs. A study in the Journal of Clinical Psychopharmacology showed that chamomile alleviated symptoms associated with general anxiety disorder
– Sore Muscles: Mix2 tablespoons of sweet almond oil or coconut oil and two drops of chamomile oil and rosemary oil. Massage this blend onto the affected areas to help relieve sore muscles and increase circulation.
– Calm Skin Irritations:
This healing essential oil penetrates deep into the layers of your skin to help restore irritated skin, mouth ulcers, burns, bruises and much more. Blend 4 drops of Lavender and Chamomile essential oil with 30ml of a carrier oil such as coconut oil or almond oil. Apply to effected areas of the skin.
Stomach and Digestion
Chamomile essential oil has been found to help get rid of digestive issues including irritable bowel syndrome and other chronic conditions due to chamomile’s stress-relieving effects.
Apply Chamomile oil topically to the stomach.
– Varicose Veins Treatment: Add 5 drops each of Chamomile andCypress essential oil to 30ml of Jojoba oil or fractionated coconut oil and apply daily to reduce and prevent varicose veins.
Remember, Chamomile essential oil is for aromatic and topical use only. Do NOT ingest. Do not use within the first 4 months of pregnancy.