Blue Chamomile of Bulgaria Essential Oil, Matricaria chamomilla, 5ml, Live Live & Organic
Our beautiful organic Blue Chamomile essential oil
Aroma: Strong, sweet-warm, richly herbaceous with a slight fresh fruit undertone; has a mellow woody-herbaceous and tobacco-like drydown.
With its characteristic deep azure blue color, has a warm, sweet, full-bodied herbaceous aroma. Chamazulene, a blue-pigmented sesquiterpene, can only be formed in the intense heat of distillation from the parent chemical, matricin, a constituent found in the raw plant material, specifically the flowers.
Chamazulene and (-)α-bisabolol (a sesquiterpene alcohol) are considered to be the primary constituents in Blue Chamomile oil responsible for its effects.
Blue Chamomile is a popular fruity-floral addition to skin creams and massage blends.
However, be prepared for the green-to-blue color it will impart.
Chamomile essential oil is derived from the flowers of the chamomile plant and has a long history of use in traditional medicine and skincare. It offers a variety of benefits for both the body and mind.
Here are some of the key benefits of chamomile essential oil:
Relaxation and stress relief: Chamomile essential oil has calming properties that can help promote relaxation and reduce feelings of stress and anxiety. It is often used in aromatherapy to create a soothing and peaceful atmosphere.
Sleep aid: Due to its calming effects, chamomile oil is commonly used as a natural remedy for insomnia and improving sleep quality. It can be diffused in the bedroom or added to a warm bath before bedtime to promote a restful sleep.
Skin care: Chamomile essential oil is gentle and soothing, making it beneficial for various skin conditions. It can help reduce skin inflammation, redness, and irritation. It is often used in skincare products to soothe sensitive skin, calm acne breakouts, and alleviate conditions like eczema and psoriasis.
Anti-inflammatory properties: Chamomile oil contains compounds with anti-inflammatory properties, such as chamazulene and bisabolol. These compounds can help reduce inflammation and irritation in the body, making chamomile oil useful for conditions like arthritis, muscle soreness, and joint pain.
Digestive support: Chamomile essential oil has been used for digestive issues for centuries. It can help soothe stomach discomfort, reduce bloating, relieve gas, and ease symptoms of indigestion. It is commonly used in aromatherapy massage blends for digestive support.