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

Roman Chamomile oil comes from the flowers of Anthemis nobilis (also known as Chamaemelum nobile). It has a sweet apple-like scent and an anti-inflammatory effect.

Anthemis nobilis flower
Anthemis nobilis flower
Roman Chamomile (Anthemis nobilis)

Properties edit

Anthemis nobilis essential oil.

Gynecological edit

May relieve premenstrual syndrome.

Respiratory edit

Helps asthma and hay fever.

Skin edit

Soothes sensitive or dry skin. May relieve eczema, rashes, dermatitis, acne and minor wounds.

Caution edit

  • Don't use Roman chamomile oil during pregnancy.