Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/German Chamomile

Matricaria recutita flowers
German Chamomile (Matricaria recutita)

German chamomile oil comes from the flowers of Matricaria recutita.

PropertiesEdit

 
Matricaria recutita essential oil

DigestiveEdit

Stimulates the liver and gall bladder.

SkinEdit

Soothes dry or irritated skin, eczema and psoriasis.

UrologicalEdit

Helps urinary stones.

CautionEdit

  • Don't use German chamomile oil during pregnancy.