Origin and history
Matricaria grows naturally in uncultivated places, in abundance in Central Europe and North Africa.
Its name comes from the Greek khamaimêlon (crawling apple) because of the pleasant smell of green apple from its leaves, and matrix (matrix) or matricaria (woman) because it is used during menstruation disorders and during childbirth.
Appearance: opaque mobile liquid
Color: indigo blue
Odor: bitter, sweet, herbaceous
Distilled parts: Flowering tops
Country of origin: Nepal
Density: 0.895 to 0.965
Z-BETA- FARNESENE, BISABOLOL OXIDE
- Anti-inflammatory +++
- Antispasmodic +++
- Healing +++
- Anti-infective (antiparasitic, antifungal, antibacterial) ++
- Stomachic ++
- Carminative ++
- Hormone-like +
- Pain relief +++
- Antiallergic (Antihistamine) +++
- Peptic ulcer
- Digestive disorders
- Dermatological problems (eczema, acne, pruritus, rosacea, spider veins, infected wounds, psoriasis, etc.)
- Amenorrhea, dysmenorrhea
- Respiratory and skin allergies
External route: anxiety, muscle and joint pain, dermatological problem, respiratory and skin allergies, sleep disorder, menstrual disturbances, digestive disorders, lack of appetite
To relieve heartburn, or pain related to an ulcer, we can combine the EO of matricaria with the EO of exotic basil and shell marjoram, diluted in a vegetable oil, in delicate local massage.
To soothe dermatoses, dermatitis, eczema, we can combine the EO of matricaria chamomile with vegetable oil of Rosehip of Chile or Calendula officinale.
To relieve sunburns, use the essential oil of matricaria in synergy with the essential oil of asp lavender and rose geranium.
Energetic values and synergies
- Soothes in case of emotional shocks
- Regulates emotional imbalances
- Brings tenderness and comfort
Flammable. Oral use on medical advice. Keep out of the reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes. Not recommended for children under 3 and pregnant or breastfeeding women. Do not apply to the skin before sun exposure. Food use possible. Do not use pure on the skin.
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