Name: Chamomile (German Blue) 3%
Botanical Name: Matricaria chamomilla L.
Main Constituents: 3% mixed with Jojoba Oil
Origin: Spain and Hungary
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Part of Plant: Flowers
Description & Colour: A bluish-green to deep blue liquid, medium consistency
Aromatic Summary: Middle note with a medium-strength aroma of apples and straw scent
Storage: Transfer out of any metal and shipping containers (used for safe shipping), keep in a dark glass container
Safety Notes: For external use only; dilute before use. May cause skin irritations, a skin test is recommended prior to use, avoid contact with eyes. It should be avoided during pregnancy.
Cautions: This may trigger a reaction in those who suffer from hay fever or have allergies to grass; a skin test should be performed before use.
Usage: Antibacterial, anticonvulsive, antidepressant, antiemetic, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antistress, antitoxic, carminative, digestive, diuretic, emmenagogue, febrifuge, hepatic, regenerator (skin), stimulant (digestive, spleen, uterine), tonic, vermifuge, and vulnerary.
Can be used in aromatherapy, bath, diffusor, inhaler, massage, creams, lotions, soaps, and mist sprays. German Blue chamomile is a remedy for many skin irritations and is also used liberally in the cosmetic industry, especially to improve dryness, inflammation, or irritation.
Blends well with: Bergamot, Clary Sage, Lavender, Geranium, Jasmine, Neroli, Patchouli, Tea Tree, Rose, Lemon, and Ylang-Ylang.
Chamomile is native to Europe and Asia. The plant grows to about 3 ft, and has small daisy-like yellow flowers with white petals. The oil contains a blue crystal called azulene, which only shows itself when the oil is distilled.
This information is for education purposes only and in no way is meant to serve as medical or professional advice. We are not responsible for any products made using these oils or the outcome of any application thereof. As always we recommend testing all products.