Chamomile is an age-old medicinal herb known in ancient Egypt, Greece and Rome. During the Middle Ages, Chamomile's popularity grew when people turned to it as a remedy for numerous medical complaints including asthma, colic, fevers, inflammations, nausea, nervous complaints, children's ailments, skin diseases and cancer.
Today, it is still widely used, especially in teas, as it contains anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, muscle relaxant, antispasmodic, anti-allergenic and sedative properties.
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Chamomile contains a high source of antioxidants, which can protect the skin and body from free radicals. These antioxidants can better immune functions, lower rates of mood disorders, reduced pain and swelling and create healthier skin, hair, nails, teeth and eyes. The flavonoids in Chamomile essential oils penetrate below the skin surface into the deeper skin layers of the skin which can preserve a youthful appearance. It is also useful for getting rid of signs of aging like dark spots and fine lines.