Chamomile is a member of the daisy family and has been used throughout history by Egyptians, Greeks, and Romans for its healing benefits. The essential oils extracted from Chamomile are extremely powerful and can help soothe and heal the skin. The three main chemical compounds that give the most health benefits are chamazulene, matricin, and bisabolol.
Some benefits include:
If you want to benefit from the natural powers of chamomile, try looking for products with chamomile extract or oil, or even drink chamomile tea!
Try our Natural Face Wash that has Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract to experience the benefits of chamomile first-hand.
Looking for a DIY way to use chamomile? Try this face mask:
1 chamomile tea bag
1 tbsp. aloe vera
2 tbsp. honey
Let the tea steep in hot water. In a separate bowl, add the aloe vera and honey. Combine the tea with the aloe vera mixture until you reach a thick consistency. Gently spread it over your face and leave it on for 10-15 minutes. Rinse, pat dry, and enjoy your healing face mask.