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

Anthemis nobilis flower
Roman Chamomile (Anthemis nobilis)

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.

PropertiesEdit

 
Anthemis nobilis essential oil.

GynecologicalEdit

May relieve premenstrual syndrome.

RespiratoryEdit

Helps asthma and hay fever.

SkinEdit

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

CautionEdit

  • Don't use Roman chamomile oil during pregnancy.