(Tanacetum anuum ~ Moroccan Blue Chamomile)
by KG Stiles, Clinical Aromatherapist
Keywords: ALLERGY, BURN & PAIN RELIEF
Blue Tansy’s high azulene content gives it a vivid, deep blue color. It can stain so take care! Blue Tansy’s delightful scent is warmly herbaceous with a complex sweetness that to me is reminiscent of apples with a hint of spice.
Everyone seems to love the warm, friendly and inviting scent of Blue Tansy!
Its rapid anti-inflammatory action immediately calms the nervous system and associated muscles, ligaments and tendons.
Blue Tansy’s natural anti-inflammatory action makes it an exceptionally good relaxant.
Use Blue Tansy for relieving muscular aches and pains, sprains and strains, arthritis, rheumatism and sciatica.
Soothes nervous tension and relieves stress!
Blue Tansy is a natural antihistamine with anti-allergic properties.
Research shows Blue Tansy to be especially effective for allergy relief!
Useful blends for asthma and emphysema due to its bronchio-dilating effect, blending with Lemongrass will enhance this effect.
Strong analgesic properties help reduce any swelling or itching associated with allergies.
READ WHAT ONE CLIENT HAD TO SAY ABOUT BLUE TANSY FOR HER ALLERGIES!
Blue Tansy is an excellent first aid remedy for radiation burns from cancer treatment, as well as for inflamed or sun damaged skin.
My friend Sylla, owner of Atlantic Institute of Aromatherapy, used Blue Tansy for relieving radiation burns from her treatment for cancer.
In Ayurvedic Medicine, an ancient system of healing practiced in India, the sweetly cooling and spicy aroma of Blue Tansy is ideal to regulate and pacify ALL the Doshas or bodymind types. Vata, Pitta and Kapha imbalances respond well to Blue Tansy’s regulating influence.
Symptoms of Vata imbalance are premenstrual syndrome, constipation, insomnia, restlessness, nervousness, anxiety and worry.
Symptoms of Pitta imbalance are high blood pressure, anger, frustration and emotional upsets.
Symptoms of Kapha imbalance are high cholesterol, low metabolic forces, slow to lose weight, fluid retention, stagnation and blockage, lethargy and depression.