Chamomile Roman Hydrolat

£7.18 £30.84

Calming & restful

Hydrolats are gentle and effective. Aromatic waters or Hydrolats are waters produced by steam distillation of botanical materials during the production of essential oils.



Chamomile Roman | Latin name: Chamamelum nobile | Aromatic waters by distillation of Flowerheads | Plant family: Asteraceae

Chamomile Roman a small, stocky perennial herb growing up to 25cm high. Feathery pinnate leaves and daisy-like flowers which are larger than the German Chamomile. The whole plant has an apple-like scent. Native to southern and western Europe and naturalized in North America. Cultivated in England, Belgium, Hungary, United Staes, Italy and France.

Hydrolats, aromatic waters produced by steam distillation of botanical materials during the production of essential oils. Hydrolats are gentle and effective, containing only the most water-soluble chemicals from the plant material, also microscopic drops of the essential oils.


Used for baby care, reduces teething pain and inflammation, calms diarrhoea, promotes sleep; may be used as eyewash; compress for conjunctivitis; calms sensitive skin, Rosaceae, burns, razor rash; mildly astringent; douche for non-infectious inflammation; gently uplifting; bedtime tea or bath.

Hydrolat Properties and Meanings 

Methods of Use

Skin Treatments
Use hydrolats as cleansers, toners, to make masks and for facial spritzers.  Either use 50/50 with purified water or undiluted.

Room Freshener
Spray liberally around pets, cooking areas, bedrooms and other areas of your environment.  Particularly useful in the office to help prevent the spread of disease.

Mouthwash & Gargle
Dilute 1:10 for children and 1:4 for adults for gargles and mouthwashes to help strengthen gums, freshen breath, relieve sore throats, ulcers, thrush and toothache.

Add up to 100mls to an adult bath and 50mls to a child’s bath.  Hydrolats can also be used in sitz baths for thrush, candida, haemorrhoids, constipation, vaginal spasm and other complaints.

Soak a cloth in hydrosol and compress to the area being treated.  For a cold compress use a cold cloth and for hot, use a hot cloth.  Wrap up the area with plastic film and leave for 30 minutes.  A hot or cold water bottle can be used to enhance the effects.

Health Drink
To help promote a healthy, balanced body, dilute 200mls of hydrolat into 1 litre of water and drink throughout the day.  Also suitable for babies and children in smaller amounts, up to 500mls per day.

Safety Data & MSDS

Do not apply undiluted or internally. Keep away from children and eyes. Store in a cool, dark place

Esters 5-33%
Alcohols 11-23%

Hydrolat Safety & Information 

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