Roman Chamomile is known for being deeply soothing, calming, and has passed the tests of time for effectiveness for many health related troubles. It is a safe, non-toxic, non-irritating essential oil good to use with pregnancy, children and the elderly. It can be used in baths, compresses, diffusers, direct inhalation, massage and skin care. Roman Chamomile has over a thousand years of use in herbalism and is very reliable and effective. Roman Chamomile is in the same family as Ragweed and some individuals with Ragweed allergies will be hypersensitive to Roman Chamomile.
Roman Chamomile can be used on its own or in blends for a wide variety of complaints. It has a soothing effect to the whole nervous system and can be used to alleviate insomnia, headaches, reduce stress, and calm hyperactive children and adults. In the muscular system it is anti-inflammatory, helps cramps and spasms, restless leg syndrome, relieves tense muscles and is good for sprains and bruises. Roman Chamomile is great for the skin and can be applied in cases of eczema, dermatitis, acne, fungal infection, wound healing and psoriasis. This wonder oil is a good women’s herb and helps with PMS, sore breasts, cramps and postpartum depression.
- Information by Melissa Farris, Founder of Veriditas Botanicals
*Information given is the historical and use of medicinal herbs. This information is for educational purposes only, not FDA approved. We do not intend to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease. Please use all essential oils under the advice and council of your local herbalist, aromatherapist, midwife, spiritual advisor, and/or doctor.