Derived from plant origin, alpha bisabolol can also be synthesized in a laboratory.
When used topically, alpha bisabolol is knowned for its anti-inflammatory properties. Alpha bisabolol comes from camomille, a plant that has been used for centuries to fight inflammation. However, recent research has not been able to show the efficacy of alpha bisabolol in reducing cutaneous irritation1. Many products from the Vichy and A-Derma skincare brands. Contact Dermatitis. 2006 Sep;55(3):148-54.