Synonyms: Blue Tansy, Moroccan Tansy, Blue Chamomile, False Blue Chamomile
Composition: 100% organic Moroccan Blue Chamomile essential oil
Extraction: Water-steam distillation
Cultivation: USDA and EcoCert organic cultivation in Morocco
Active Constituents: Sabinene, 3,6 dihydrochamazulene, β-Pinene, Myrcene, Chamazulene, Camphor
Viscosity: Thick and heavy
About: Moroccan Blue Chamomile essential oil is a deep blue color and has a beautiful, sweet floral scent. Compounds known as chamazulenes cause the oil’s blue coloration. Moroccan Blue Chamomile has more of these compounds than any other essential oil.
Common Uses: Moroccan Blue Chamomile essential oil may help support healthy skin, balanced emotions, sleep, and relaxation. Aromatherapists often use the oil in calming blends, salves, and massage oils.
Blending Recommendations: Calendula CO2, Cardamom, Carrot Seed, German Chamomile, Roman Chamomile, Clary Sage, Cocoa Perfume, Coriander, Cypress, Fennel, Frankincense, Geranium Rose, Ginger, Grapefruit, Helichrysum, Hyssop Decumbens, Jasmine Absolute, Jasmine Perfume, Lavender, Lavender Reserve, Lavender Spike, Lavender Absolute, Lemon, Lemongrass, Lemon Verbena, Mandarin, May Chang, Neroli, Sweet Orange, Patchouli, Petitgrain, Rose Absolute, Rose Perfume, Rose Otto, Sandalwood, Spikenard, St. John’s Wort, Tea Tree, Vanilla Perfume, Yarrow, Ylang Ylang.
Safety Information: Do not use if pregnant. Do not use with children under 8 years old. Always dilute with a carrier oil. The recommended dilution for general use is less than 18 drops per ounce (3% dilution); maximum recommended dilution for topical application is 40 drops per ounce (7% dilution). Individuals with an allergy to ragweed may react to Moroccan Blue Chamomile. Be certain that you are using Tanacetum annuum (Moroccan Blue Chamomile, AKA Blue Tansy) and never its cousin Tanacetum vulgare (Tansy), as the latter is toxic and not generally available.
3,6 Dihydrochamazulene 12.18%
α- Phellandrene 4.73%
Moroccan Blue Chamomile essential oil contains 23 constituents above 10 ppm; it has a diverse and complex chemistry containing multiple forms of chamazulene.
Shelf Life: 4 years in proper conditions before quality declines.
Storage: Store with the cap firmly closed, standing upright, out of direct heat and sunlight.
Notes: Non-GMO, No pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.