Blue Chamomile Essential Oil is an exceptional oil, highly valued for its aromatherapeutic benefits.
Botanical Name: Matricaria chamomilla or M. recutia
Aroma: Sweet, earthy, herbaceous
Perfume Note: Middle
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Main Chemical Components: Bisabolol oxide, farnesene, chamazulene, (produced during steam distillation, not present in the fresh plant).
Blends Well With the essential oils: Bergamot, jasmine, labdanum, neroli, clary sage, rose
German chamomile essential oil is also known as Blue Chamomile or Chamomile matricaria. The beautiful, deep blue color comes from chamazulene, the strong anti-inflammatory constituent which is formed during the distillation of the oil. The odor is strongly sweet and adds a warm, long-lasting undertone in perfumes.
Blue Chamomile essential oil is commonly used in massage oils, skincare blends and herbal mixtures.
Recipe using Blue Chamomile Essential Oil:
Soothing Massage Oil
5 drops Lavender essential oil
3 drops Marjoram essential oil
3 drops Chamomile essential oil
2 drops Ginger essential oil
Blend the essential oils in 1 ounce of carrier oil and apply for a gentle massage.
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