Herb – Chamomile

Chamomile (Matricaria recutita), native to northern Asia and southeastern Europe, known to be called “Mother Herb”. Is also known to have anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties, has soothing properties when used in the bath.   Avoid your eyes when bathing with Chamomile.  The leaves have cumarin, bitter alkaloids, glucosides, and essential oil when distilled. 

(References from Rosemary Gladstar’s “Herbal Recipes for Vibrant Health”)

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