Organic Chamomile Flowers Dried
Chamomile or Matricaria Recutita is a small daisy like plant in the Asteraceae family. This herb has been lauded for centuries for its soothing qualities. The sweet aroma and flavour of this certified organic chamomile combine to make a wonderful herbal tea. It is also often used for bathing, and as an ingredient in homemade skin care and cosmetics.
Chamomile has a lengthy history of use by herbalists in the treatment of skin conditions like chicken pox rash, nappy rash, eczema and psoriasis. For these purposes it is usually added to a bath or applied to the skin as an infusion. It also works well on cuts, bruises, hemorrhoids, and other irritations.
A study published in the Journal of Natural Products assessed the purported anti-inflammatory properties of Roman chamomile. Researchers found that it contains at least one anti-inflammatory compound and can even be beneficial in treating metabolic syndrome, a group of symptoms that includes high blood sugar and cholesterol as well as abdominal fat.
Every order includes five 8x10cm cotton muslin reusable drawstring gags, so that you can use these for your tea or bath soak infusions.