Camomile (Anthemis nobilis) is a European relative of the common daisy and has been cultivated for its calming and medicinal properties for centuries. Like many essential oils, its antiseptic, anti-inflammatory and hydrating, but also anti-dandruff and therefore an excellent scalp treatment and general moisturiser.
Camomile oil can also add shine and softness to lifeless hair. If you’ve ever drunk camomile tea you can attest to the warming aroma’s ability to alleviate a low mood and bring calm to an overactive mind.
Fact drop: Did you know that camomile essential oil can be used to lighten your hair?