SAFETY WARNINGS: Avoid during first trimester of pregnancy. Avoid long term use if history of estrogen-dependent cancer. Never ingest essential oils without a prescription. Use carrier oil when applying to skin.
Chamomile Oil is extracted from the flowers of the Chamomile plant which is very popular as a flowering plant. There are two types of Chamomile, Roman Chamomile and German Chamomile. Although the essential oils extracted from these varieties are quite similar in medicinal properties, they differ to some extent when it comes to their composition and certain properties.
While Roman Chamomile Oil is more calming and is a better emmenagogue, German Chamomile is a very powerful anti-inflammatory due to the presence of the Azulene. Azulene is a nitrogenous compound and is responsible for giving the Chamomile Oil it's characteristic deep blue and greenish color.