It is mildly antibacterial and astringent, offers anti-inflammatory properties that can repair and soothe irritated and hypersensitive skin, also a great healer for eczema.
Tones the skin - Astringent properties help as a pore cleaning treatment
Soothes - Anti-inflammatory properties provide a soothing actions for allergic sensitive and problematic skins. It can help to relieve itchy and inflamed skin conditions like eczema.
Heals - It has been shown to promote faster healing than corticosteroids.
Antioxidant rich - Helps reduce acne inflammation, breakouts, and minor scars.
Helps fight and block out irritants - by eliminating free radicals which damage your skin and accelerate the aging process.
Chamazulene - The ability of chamazulene in free radical scavenging is what is thought to responsible for its effectiveness in treating inflamed skin conditions.
Helps decrease inflammation by mildly inhibiting the enzyme that is involved in the inflammation response according to research.
Bisabolol - One of Chamomiles active ingredients which promotes healing and therefore a great tissue regenerator.
Pregnant Women: Considered Safe to use while pregnant //
Always seek advice from a qualified professional regarding essential oil usage while pregnant or nursing (breastfeeding)
METHOD OF EXTRACTION - Steam Distilled
INCI NOMENCLATURE: Chamomilla recutita
PLANT PART USED: Flowers
CULTIVATION METHOD: Certified Organic
AROMA: Soft, herbaceous, earthy
A Frenchman called Piesse classified the odors of essential oils in the 19th century according to musical scales, and this is where the top, middle and base notes originated.
TOP NOTE: Normally evaporate very fast and normally also have anti-viral properties
MIDDLE NOTE: The majority of essential oils are considered middle notes and normally give body to the blend and have a balancing effect.
BASE NOTE: "Heavy" oils with their fragrance evident, but will also slowly evolve and be present for a long time and slows down the evaporation of the other oils.