Chamomile (Matricaria recutita and Anthemis nobilis) 25g
Chamomile herbal blend is believed to have calming effects, lower anxiety, ease insomnia & in addition used to soothe the stomach and can help with Crohn’s disease & irritable bowel syndrome.
Chamomile is known to be safe for use with babies. Adding a cup of chamomile herbal blend to the baby’s bath at night helps soothe colic and aids with sleep.
- Steep for 5 – 10 minutes.
Use chamomile to bathe dogs eyes to help soothe infections.
Chamomile is also good for a flea and tick repellent. If you’re looking to avoid the expensive, synthetic chemicals that are found in conventional flea and tick control treatments, then try chamomile.
Steep the chamomile flowers and leave it to brew until it has completely cooled, then spray this on your pets. The chamomile should be brewed and applied every 1 – 2 days.
This method is water-soluble so it will wash off easily.
Spray the chamomile onto the legs, chest, and belly of your pet before taking them for a walk or letting them outside to roam around. You should try to cover their fur but it shouldn’t be dripping wet. Brush or rub it into their fur.
Collars soaked in chamomile are another good repellent.