Botanical Name: Matricaria recutita
Is a herb that is native to southern and eastern Europe. It is popular throughout the world as a medicine. German chamomile contains chemicals that promote relaxation and reduce swelling.
Used to calm frayed nerves, to treat stomach problems, to relieve muscle spasms, and to treat skin conditions and mild infections.
Chamomile has been used as a medicine for thousands of years, dating back to the ancient Egyptians, Romans, and Greeks. Historically, it has been used to treat many conditions, including:
Gum inflammation (gingivitis)
Chamomile has been used traditionally to treat stomach cramps, irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), indigestion, diarrhea, gas, and colic. It helps relax muscle contractions, particularly in the smooth muscles that make up the intestines. But there are no good human studies on any of these conditions.
Some people use chamomile for these mouth problems, When used as a mouthwash, chamomile may help prevent mouth sores from radiation and chemotherapy. Skin irritations, eczema
MENTAL/ EMOTIONAL SYMPTOM:
It is thought that chamomile may boost chemicals in the brain that can affect mood, such as serotonin, dopamine and noradrenaline. As a result, it helps with high stress levels and generalised anxiety. Because it’s high on solar energy, it helps you get things done calmly, helps with procrastination while keeping you stable and doesn’t allow you to get worked up.
In magickal circles, the magical properties of chamomile are often used for protection, purification, and luck. Chamomile is one of the nine sacred herbs in Anglo-Saxon traditional Witchcraft.
Chamomile is known as an herb of purification and protection, and can be used in incenses for sleep and meditation. Sprinkle it around your home to ward against psychic or magical attack.
Chamomile is used to attract money and a hand wash of the infusion is sometimes used by gamblers to ensure winnings. It is used in sleep and meditation incenses, and the infusion is also added to the bath to attract love.
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