Chamomile, German (India)
This is a wildcrafted oil from India. Somah has connections with this source, directly.
German Chamomile's therapeutic properties are analgesic, antispasmodic, antiseptic, antibiotic, antidepressant, sedative, nervine, digestive, tonic, bactericidal, anti inflammatory, anti infectious.
Ragweed allergies can be aggravated by any Chamomile oil. Not always though, be aware however.
It's cooling for respiratory issues and is calming for the belly when added to a compress for anti-spasmodic needs. Roman Chamomile can be the best choice.
Chamomile oils are great for Eczema, hives and often relieving for fibro-myalgia and muscle tension.
Blue, or German, chamomile is widely known for its calming properties. Blue Chamomile essential oil has a high content of azulene, the active organic compound of chamomile, which bears a blue color. Azulene has anti-inflammatory, skin healing properties. It is distilled from the flowers and has a strong, warm, sweet herbaceous aroma.
Add 5-6 drops per oz of a carrier oil like Almond for a gentle but relaxing blend. Also, it's wonderful with Lavender oil in the diffuser. Calming especially for children/babies!
4 drops Lavender
1 drop Chamomile, German, Roman or Moroccan