When applied to the skin, chamomile essential oil helps in relieving pain, inflammation and acts as an anti-microbial treatment. It can be used with carrier oil as a remedy for skin problems like wounds, burns, diaper rash and cracked nipples.
The oil is good for eczema and acne because it has anti-inflammatory properties that put an end to the pain, redness and inflammation. For inflammations, it can be mixed with Evening Primrose.
Chamomile essential oil eases rashes on the skin and reduces or prevents scarring. It calms skin irritation and at the same time moisturizes and hydrates the skin, adding a natural radiance to it. Apart from the rashes and prevention of scarring, it can be used as a remedy for sunburns. A few drops can be added to bath water for the benefits to be enjoyed.
The oil has the benefit of getting rid of dark circles under the eyes and crow’s feet with regular application. It eases all blemishes to achieve an even skin tone. You will also enjoy added benefits such as skin repair, strengthening and regeneration for a young youthful look.
Chamomile essential oil enriches hair radiance and color. A few oil drops can be sprinkled on hair that is towel dried for a natural shine. You can also mix the oil with henna to accentuate natural highlights.
The oil can be used as a natural remedy for dandruff and hair lice. It soothes the scalp and at the same time hydrates it thus keeping itching and irritation at bay.
The oil also softens and moisturizes the hair thanks to the nerve soothing properties that it has. If you want to nourish your scalp hair and take good care of brittle, dry hair, then this is the essential oil to go for. It retains hair moisture levels and strengthens it from within.
The sweet aroma of chamomile essential oil helps in calming and relaxing your body and mind thus lifting moods. It has sedating and tranquilizing properties, making it useful in pre-natal massages. It can also be mixed with lemon grass oil in hyperactive children to calm them down.
The oil is also known to help in easing the pain and inflammation resulting from arthritis and it also eases migraine, sinusitis and cold related headaches. This is because it has analgesic properties.
The essential oil also helps stomach disorders, conditions the nervous system, cleans the urinary tract and the kidneys and safeguards against cardiovascular conditions.