Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/German Chamomile

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Matricaria recutita flowers
Matricaria recutita flowers
German Chamomile (Matricaria recutita)

German chamomile oil comes from the flowers of Matricaria recutita.

Properties[edit | edit source]

Matricaria recutita essential oil

Digestive[edit | edit source]

Stimulates the liver and gall bladder.

Skin[edit | edit source]

Soothes dry or irritated skin, eczema and psoriasis.

Urological[edit | edit source]

Helps urinary stones.

Caution[edit | edit source]

  • Don't use German chamomile oil during pregnancy.