Carrot Seed Essential Oil
Carrot Seed (Daucus carota) is distilled from the Queen Anne's Lace plant and smells authentically like carrots. It promotes skin cell regeneration and scar reduction. This is the perfect oil for mature or dry, damaged skin. It's beneficial in lotion and body oil blends for skin irritations, sunburn, and skin healing in general.
Chemistry: carotol (73.63%), cedrene oxide (3.87%), daucol (3.56%), duacene (2.53%), b-bisabolene (2.04%)
Latin Name: Daucus carota
Botanical Family: Umbelliferae
Cultivation: India, Unsprayed/Organically Cultivated
Plant Part: Seeds and flowering tops
Chemical Family: Sesquiterpenols
Aroma: Herbaceous, spicy, earthy, dry
Note: Middle to Base
Properties: cicatrisant, skin healing, skin nourishing
Steam Distilled: December 2015
Shelf Life: 6-8 years (approx.)
Best used topically with a nourishing carrier oil like jojoba or baobab oil. For skin application, add just 1 drop to 1 teaspoon of unscented lotion or carrier oil and gently massage in skin as needed to protect and nourish dry, damaged skin.
Chakra: Sacral (2nd), Solar Plexus (3rd), Heart (4th) and Third Eye (6th)
Carrot Seed encourages spiritual growth and welcomes new opportunities. It lifts the spirit and helps release stagnant energy. Carrot Seed can help you put your life in perspective and encourage you to make needed changes.
For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Always dilute essential oils before applying to the skin and keep away from mucous membranes. Consult a licensed physician if pregnant or nursing. If the oil is past it’s “Best by” date or stored improperly, it may cause irritation and lose therapeutic value. Avoid the use of essential oils near infants and small children.
For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Please consult your medical professional before use.