Botanical name: Simmondsia chinensis
Plant part: Herb/dried flowers
Extraction method: Steam distilled
Common uses: Roman chamomile is a very soothing oil known to ease anxiety, tension, anger and fear. Promotes relaxation, calms the mind and is often helpful with insomnia. Its soothing properties are also good for the skin, it soothes burns, blisters, inflamed wounds, ulcers and boils. Can be helpful with dermatitis, psoriasis, acne and many general allergic skin conditions. It is also known to smooth out capillaries, improving elasticity.
Strength of aroma: Medium – Strong
Aromatic scent: Bright, crisp, sweet, herbaceous, fruity, apple like fragrance.
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