Synonyms: Matricaria recutita, Chamomilla recutit, Matricaria chamomilla, Blue Chamomile, Sweet False Chamomile, Hungarian Chamomile, Wild Chamomile
Cultivation: USDA and EcoCert organic cultivation in Bulgaria
Composition: 100% German Chamomile essential oil, certified organic by USDA and EcoCert
Extraction: Water-steam distillation
Active Constituents: (E)-β-Farnesene, Germacrene D, Chamazulene
Viscosity: Medium to thick
Color: Royal blue
About: German Chamomile essential oil has a royal blue color and a sweet, calming, floral aroma. The herb has an exhaustive amount of literature recommending it for hundreds of uses, but it is best known for promoting balanced emotions, relaxation, healthy digestion, and calm, nourished skin.
Common Uses: Aromatherapists often add Chamomile essential oil to salves, massage oils, and calming blends to soothe tension and irritation. Try adding a couple drops of the oil to a tablespoon of your favorite moisturizer, or diffuse several drops to create a peaceful atmosphere.
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Calendula CO2, Cardamom, Carrot Seed, Atlas Cedarwood , Blue Tansy, Roman Chamomile, Cistus, Clary Sage, Coriander Seed, Eucalyptus radiata, Fennel, Frankincense, Rose Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Helichrysum, Hyssop Decumbens, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Lavender Reserve, Lavender Spike, Lemon, Lemongrass, Lemon Verbena, Lime Distilled, Mandarin, Sweet Marjoram, May Chang, Lemon Balm, Myrrh, Neroli, Sweet Orange, Patchouli, Peppermint, Petitgrain, Rose Otto, Rose Hip Seed Oil, Rosemary cineole, Rosemary verbenone, Spanish Sage, Sandalwood, Spearmint, Spikenard, Yarrow, Ylang Ylang Complete.
Safety Information: German Chamomile is safe for use with all ages. This essential oil is so gentle that adults can use it straight on the skin without much concern of irritation, however it is best used diluted for the greatest results and experience. For children under 13 use a 5% dilution or less. For infants and toddlers use a 1% dilution (less than 6 drops per ounce of carrier). Some may have an allergy to Chamomile if they are allergic to ragweed.
Germacrene D 5.39%
α-Bisabolol oxide B 3.25%
α-Bisabolol oxide A 2.26%
Shelf life: 4 years in proper conditions before quality gradually declines.
Storage: Store with the cap firmly closed, standing upright, out of direct heat and sunlight.
Notes: Non-GMO, No pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.