The Queen of Chamomiles: Cape Chamomile Essential Oil

The Queen of Chamomiles: Cape Chamomile Essential Oil

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By Lori Jacobsen 

Organic Cape Chamomile Essential Oil is the Queen of the Chamomiles. Its distant sisters are Roman Chamomile Essential Oil and German Blue Chamomile Essential Oil. They do share many similarities including calming and sedative properties, but the Cape is the most robust of the Chamomiles.

Chamomile (Cape) Essential Oil - Organic (Eriocephalus Punctulatus)

Chamomile (Cape) Essential Oil - Organic (Eriocephalus Punctulatus)


Botanical Name: Eriocephalus Punctulatus Plant Part: Flowering Tops Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled Country of Origin: South Africa Color/Consistency: Clear Cobalt Blue Color with Thin Consistency Aroma: Berries, Apples, Sweet, Floral and Very Clean Perfumery Note: Base / Middle Bridge… read more

The pronounced aromatics of this South African indigenous flower offer an intoxicating honeyed, fruity, floral scent, with earthy undertones, that boldly declares herself as the supreme soother of headaches, calmer of stressors, sleep enhancer, and strong support for the immune system; making Cape Chamomile Essential Oil royally efficacious.

Organic Cape Chamomile Essential Oil originates from a rare and exquisite chamomile coming from a small artisan distiller in South Africa. This indigenous plant has been Researched extensively and its efficacy confirmed for a wide range of complaints from headaches, depression, and anxiety to insomnia.

Some of the key benefits and well-known uses of Cape Chamomile Essential Oil are in immunity support and creating a healthy inflammatory response, due to its anti-inflammatory, diuretic, and anti-allergic properties. Use daily as an emotionally centering perfume or diffuse to aromatically assist through life’s challenges and transitions.  

Cape Chamomile Essential Oil is also prized in perfumery for its fine fragrance.  A little goes a long way with this bold oil! It is recommended to dilute and add drop by drop until the desired aroma is achieved.  Especially as a daily use perfume, Cape Chamomile can help soothe life’s daily stressors and anxieties, helping you to feel calm while being as fragrant as a queen!

The therapeutic properties of Cape Chamomile Essential Oil are Analgesic, Anti-allergic, Anti-convulsive, Antidepressant, Antiseptic, Antispasmodic, Anti-inflammatory, Diuretic, Nervine, Sedative, and Vasoconstrictor. Cape Chamomile helps calm the complex systems in the body, now that is divine!

Try these lovely recipes to fully enjoy the many benefits of Cape Chamomile Essential Oil!

Health Support Immunity Blend

Serene Perfume Rollerball

Enjoy the lovely aroma of this essential oil blend to cultivate a floral essence on the body!

Strength Through Transitions Diffuser Blend

Use this blend to start your day or to help you move through transitions.

Organic Cape Chamomile Essential Oil is a powerful choice for an essential oil to use during challenging times, like when there appears to be a global pandemic.  It is important to continue to support your immune system through all the stresses related to living during a time of global crisis and uncertainty.  Lovingly support your physical, emotional and mental health,  create healthful spaces, and feel royally supported through the use of the Queen of Chamomiles: Organic Cape Chamomile Essential Oil.

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