Chamomile (Roman) Essential Oil
Roman Chamomile (Chamaemelum nobile) has a super sweet apple-like aroma and is best used for its sedative properties (think Sleepytime® Tea!). Its chemical makeup is loaded with esters, a family of molecules known to help support sleep, calm anxiety, and relax tight muscles. Roman Chamomile is a very potent oil so a little goes a long way.
Chemistry: 83.33% total Ester content
Latin Name: Chamaemelum nobile
Botanical Family: Asteraceae
Cultivation: Hungary, Organically Cultivated
Plant Part: Flowering Tops
Chemical Family: Esters
Aroma: sweet and apple-like
Properties: sedative and antispasmodic
Steam Distilled: February 2020
Shelf Life: 5 years (approx.)
For skin application, add just 1 drop to 1 ounce of unscented lotion or organic carrier oil and gently massage into the skin as needed for sleep or muscle tightness. Add a drop to an ultrasonic diffuser for a relaxing and calming environment. Roman Chamomile blends well with lavender.
Chakra: Sacral (2nd), Heart (4th), Third Eye (6th), Crown (7th)
Roman Chamomile is calming and sedating and helpful during times of stress and tension. It provides a feeling of safety and allows the security to release feelings and emotions that are no longer benefitting. Roman Chamomile is uplifting and brings us a feeling of joy and hope.
For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Always dilute essential oils before applying to the skin and keep away from mucous membranes. Consult a licensed physician if pregnant or nursing. If the oil is past it’s “Best by” date or stored improperly, it may cause irritation and lose therapeutic value. Avoid the use of essential oils near infants and small children.
For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Please consult your medical professional before use.