Ingredient Name: Chamomile Essential Oil (Matricaria recutita)
What is it? Chamomile is a sweet-smelling plant with a long history that goes way back to ancient Egypt, where the crushed flowers were rubbed on the skin as a cosmetic. In Spain, chamomile infusions were documented as a way to enhance the shine of braided locks, and the petals were strewn about in medieval times to create a pleasant aroma. Today, chamomile is mostly known for its ability to soothe and nourish sensitive skin and calm the mind.*
*= This information has not been approved by the FDA.
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