Brewing the whole flowers will give you the best chamomile tea with a rich golden colour and soothing aroma. Lovely as a warm tea to relax with at the end of a long winter day or a delightful iced tea for a summer sunny afternoon.
It has a reputation for being a calming tea that will make you feel better when you are stressed or you have trouble sleeping. Its antibacterial properties will help clear up a cold much quicker and it will generally boost your immune system. Chamomile also possesses amazing cleansing and soothing properties and can be effectively used in skin and hair homemade masks. Use it on your hair as a final hair rinse and it will gradually lighten up their colour.