Roman Chamomile has a sweet, apple-like fragrance and is an extremely versatile aromotherapy oil. It is a powerful soothing and calming oil and an effective treatment for PMS, menstrual and menopausal problems. Its antispasmodic effect is ideal for soothing abdominal or period cramps. It can also be used in cold compresses to soothe sprains and swellings and in massage for aching muscles and joints and as a welcome relief for the hay fever season when inhaled from a tissue due to its anti-allergen effect.
Roman chamomile essential oil has been used throughout history for multiple purposes. It has anti-inflammatory, anti-parasitic, antispasmodic, antiseptic, antibiotic, antidepressant, antineuralgic, carminative, stomachic, calming and relaxing properties. The warm, sweet, herbaceous scent is relaxing and calming for both mind and body, relaxing the entire nervous system. Its gentleness makes it especially valuable for restless children. It is extremely popular in skin preparations and ideal for adding to massage oil for relief of muscle soreness following exercise.
Perfumery Note: Middle
Contraindications: Avoid in the first three months of pregnancy.
Major biochemical compounds: Isobutyl angelate, isoamyl angelate, methylallyl angelate, trans-pinocarveo