Also known as Italian camomilla, German chamomile and Hungarian chamomile, Matricaria chamomilla is an annual part of Asterceae family. It grows 15 to 60 cm in height and have narrow leaves.
Overview of Chamomile German Essential Oil:
Chamomile German essential oil has herbal sweet fragrance which makes it perfect for perfumes and deodorants. It has vital chemical components like Sesquiterpenes, 36 Flavonoids, Coumarins, Polyacetylenes, Chamazulene and as well as 28 Terpenoids.
Benefits of Chamomile German Essential Oil:
• When mixed with rosemary, sweet almond and lavender oil, it can be applied on scalp to treat hair problems.
• Chamomile German essential oil can be sprayed on face every night for a glowing skin.
• People with migraine issues can benefit by pouring some drops of this oil on forehead.
• It can alleviate joint pain, muscle strain and cramps as it is constituted with anti-inflammatory properties.
Blends well with:
Chammomile German essential oil goes well with Tea Tree, Lavender, Lemon ,Rose, Neroli, Patchouli, Ylang Ylang, Bergamot, Clary sage, and Jasmine.
When taken Chamomile German essential oil orally for short-term, it doesn’t cause any side effect. However, it should be avoided giving to children, pregnant women as well as lactating mothers as there is not enough reliable information about it being safe for consumption.
Botanical Name : Matricaria chamomilla L
CAS# : 8002-66-2
Color & Odor : Blue liquid & Herbal sweet medicinal phenolic fruity odour
F.E.M.A. # : 2273
Methods of Extraction : Steam Distillation
Constituents : Farnesene, a-Bisabolol
Solubility : Soluble in alcohol
Specific Gravity : 0.905 – 0.925
Flash Point : 220 °F
Optical Rotation : -15 deg to 0.0 deg
Major Constituents : Farnesene, a-Bisabolol