I have been stunned! Yesterday I was gossiping through the labels of the products of my daily facial routine and there was one that was constantly repeated... Chamomile extract! Since when has chamomile been used for more than just drinking tea? Let me tell you...
What is chamomile extract?
Chamomile extract is the liquid obtained from the flowers of the chamomile ( chamomile plant). That is why this active ingredient is considered to be from the same family as calendula . Both have many medicinal benefits , since the chamomile flowers contain various essential oils that are perfect for men's cosmetics .
Benefits of chamomile extract for the skin
As I have told you before, chamomile extract is a resounding success when it comes to ingredients for your facial routine . Above all, it is ideal for dry, atopic or irritated skin because it is…
Soothing: chamomile extract reduces inflammation that your epidermis may suffer, in addition to restoring its balance and relaxing the skin thanks to its high antioxidant content.
Anti-inflammatory: thanks to this active ingredient, your skin will look much more soothed and soft , as it has a refreshing effect on the area where it is applied.
Antibacterial: chamomile extract not only cleanses the skin in depth , but also reduces pain caused by any reason and reduces inflammation in the affected area .
Antiseptic: prevents infections that can be caused by the different external agents against which our skin fights. In addition, it also prevents the appearance of acne breakouts , as it helps reduce skin sebum and close open pores .
Moisturizing: chamomile is great for thoroughly hydrating our face . In addition, it lightens the spots that we may have on our face thanks to its lightening effect with which you get a lighter skin tone.
Benefits of chamomile extract for hair
Furthermore, on hair , chamomile extract has an anti-dandruff effect . On the other hand, if your hair is blonde , it might help to lighten it even more.
Benefits of chamomile extract for mental well-being
On the other hand, its apple aroma helps fight anxiety , insomnia and migraines , among many other things.
How about? Surely you have been surprised with all the benefits that this active ingredient can bring to your skin , right? If from now on you want to add chamomile extract to your facial routine (which I recommend you do), I recommend that you try our