Chamomile is the white daisy like flower of Asteraceae family, native to Europe, northern Africa and northwest Asia. Its therapeutic properties are known from ancient time. The Egyptians dedicated the herb to the sun and worshipped it for its healing power. Now chamomile is cultivated worldwide. Traditionally it has been used as a treatment for fever, colds, stomach ailments, as a sleeping aid and remedy for skin issues.
Active compounds present in chamomile such as apigenin and bisabolol, terpenoids, flavonoids, coumarins, phenylpropanoids, flavones, flavanols and polyacetylenes provide the plant’s healing properties with antibacterial, antifungal, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antiallergenic, anticancer, anticoagulant action.
Chamomile benefits for skin:
Chamomile Hydrosol can be found in Atlantis Skincare Glowing Skin Day Cream with Hyaluronic Acid.