Roman ChamomileChamaemelum nobile
Growing close to the ground, Roman Chamomile, also known as Anthemis nobilis, is identified by it’s grey-green leaves and daisy-like flowers and a sweet aroma that resembles an apple.
Derived from distilling the daisy like flowers, the chemical makeup of Roman Chamomile essential oil contributes to the oil’s calming and soothing properties for the skin, as well as it’s ability to calm the mind when used aromatically. If you’ve ever enjoyed a cup of Chamomile tea, you are already familiar with the aroma and sense of calm that chamomile offers.
Roman Chamomile essential oil is one of the few essential oils that most agree is especially safe to use, well diluted, with children. When diffused, it can help to calm irritable babies and soothe a toddler’s nasty temper tantrums.
Roman Chamomile Oil is also heralded for its anti-inflammatory action. It can be used to help calm inflamed skin and to ease arthritis, headaches, sprains and muscle aches.
Supply is steady but in limited quantities.
ROMAN CHAMOMILE BY ATLASSENCE
Atlassence offers Organic Roman Chamomile Essential Oil from the Fez region of Morocco.