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Latin name : Matricaria Recutita
Part : Flowers
Country : USA (certified chamomile organic)
Amount : 100 g or 454 g (1lb)
Properties : German chamomile is present in many skin and hair care recipes.It is a soothing and anti-inflammatory plant.Mixed with henna, it can lighten pale hair. The German chamomile flower powder constitutes a gentle exfoliant when added to the emulsions. Internally, it is anti-inflammatory, digestive and calming.
Precautions : Watch out for allergies to the Asteraceae family. Caution with pregnant women (against theoretical indication).
Plant powders' uses: In capsules, in food, in smoothie, in pastilles and energy balls, then externally (cosmetics, ointments, poultices). Unless exceptional, plant powders are not soluble in water, although several molecules they contain. For better results, it is preferable to extract these molecules in water, alcohol or in oil (certain molecules are fat -soluble). For more information, the Schools Flowers offers an introductory workshop and an à la carte course on the manufacture of therapeutic products.
We advise to consult a health professional before using medicinal plants, especially if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or under medication.
Information on this website has not been assessed by Health Canada and does not replace the opinion of a health professional. She is only informative.