German Chamomile Essential Oil
This variety of chamomile known as Matricaria or German chamomile makes small white flowers with a yellow receptacle that must be harvested with special combs. Its essential oil is very recognizable by its dark blue color.
Chamazulene and alpha-bisabolol, molecules present in the essential oil, will limit allergic reactions such as itching, skin irritation, or asthma attacks. These molecules inhibit the release of histamine, responsible for itching of the skin during an allergic reaction.
This essential oil is known to facilitate digestion, and limit aerophagia, bloating, and flatulence. These stomachic properties facilitate the normal functioning of the stomach and therefore digestion while its antispasmodic properties calm involuntary contractions of the muscles.
This essential oil limits the inflammatory reactions of the body thanks to chamazulene which inhibits the formation of certain molecules involved in triggering inflammation. It could help to reduce acne, eczema, or pink tinea.
The sesquiterpenols and sesquiterpenes in this essential oil allow better blood circulation in the body and therefore good cellular oxygenation. In addition, by its healing effects, it promotes the proliferation of skin tissue, thus it helps in the healing of wounds.
German Chamomile essential oil is applied specifically to light hair to give it golden highlights. This effect is enhanced by lemon essential oil with lightening properties. You can add a few drops of these oils to your usual shampoo to brighten your blonde hair.
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