The oil is highly regarded in essential oil literature for its ability to support a healthy inflammatory response and immune health. It helps to reduce swelling, redness and pain due to inflammation. Its rare sedative properties promote feelings of wellbeing for people in all ages including children.
The gorgeous cobalt blue colour of Cape Chamomile Essential Oil is due to the presence of nourishing chamazulene, a chemical compound that gives the oil its anti-inflammatory and skin rejuvenation benefits. It is exceptionally nourishing to dry and irritated skin; therefore very useful for treating insect bites, rashes, eczema and burns.
Cape Chamomile Essential Oil appears to have antihistamine properties that can help the body with possible allergens. It is highly recommended in your home herbal apothecary.