Chamomile is among the most popular herbs used for a large variety of physical and emotional health problems. The herb is applied to treat stomach, skin, immune system, skin and other problems.
Chamomile refers to Asteracae family, has a long history of medical uses from ancient times. People recognized numerous health improving properties of chamomile including treatment of anxiety, stress, insomnia, colics, fever, asthma, inflammatory diseases, skin issues. Most people like the tea from chamomile flowers and stems. The taste can be from sweet to bitter.
Chamomile contains lots of active ingredients: bisabolol oxides, matricin, antioxidants, flavonoids, vitamins, minerals.
The plant chamomile has amazing healing properties including anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, anti-fungal, antispasmodic and sedative actions.
Chamomile can be applied internally and externally. The forms available are tincture, teas, topical creams, decoctions.
The remedies containing chamomile can improve immune system function, reduce inflammation, pain, enhance emotional state, and prevent premature ageing. The herbal teas with chamomile are used to tree skin, teeth problems, and hair issues.
Chamomile teas relax the digestive system, improve metabolism, treat bloating, gas, vomiting and nausea. Many people report great treatment results of chamomile including improved digestion, discomfort, pain, colics.
Natural relaxant effects of chamomile flowers provide beneficial effects for such conditions as irritable bowel syndrome, constipation, sickness, stomach pain.
Chamomile is considered one of the most effective herbs for relaxation. It is commonly used in the form of teas preventing anxiety, stress, depression, sleeping disorders.
Chamomile tea can improve the following medical conditions: anxiety, depression, allergies, hay fever, inflammatory diseases, muscle spasms, menstrual disorders, insomnia, skin disorders, ulcers, wounds, gastrointestinal disorders, arthritis, rheumatoid pain and others.
The great healing effects of chamomile are used in various teas of Siberian Monastery collection of teas. Siberian monks used this plant for preparing herbal teas to treat diseases and relieve pain.
Mixed with other natural herbs chamomile can be used for practically any complaint. If you are suffering from toothache, skin irritation, digestive problems, inflammation, infections, then it is time to use chamomile tea.
Chamomile teas have become a standard treatment for sore throat, coughs, headaches, inflamed swollen skin, eczema, wounds, burns, infections.
The herb brings comfort and relaxation and is an excellent natural remedy to fight and eliminate many health disorders.
Recently, a new study found the potential of chamomile to fight with cancers. This anti-cancer activity of chamomile is due to antioxidant known as apigenin. Chamomile can be applied to prevent and treat such cancers as ovarian cancer, breast cancer, prostate and skin cancers.
Today the medical science suggests using chamomile for heart diseases. As a rich source of flavonoids, chamomile can protect the heart from developing serious diseases. So, it is certainly wise to add this herb to regular diet.
Lots of people drink chamomile tea daily. Nowadays people have a great opportunity to use teas containing chamomile and other herbs mixed and prepared together.
Before application of herbal teas it is necessary to consult a doctor to make sure that they are safe for you. Pregnant women and allergic people should not use herbal products.