Carrot Seed Essential Oil
BOTANICAL NAME: Daucus Carota
Used by Therapists, Professionals, Artisans & Home Users
Supplied in an Amber Glass Bottle, Tamper Evident Lid & Dropper
Aluminium Screw Top Bottles
Botanical Name and Expiry Date on Label
Batch Code for full Traceability, SDS and CoA
Use in Massage Blends, Diffusers, Candle, Soap and Cosmetic Making
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Carrot Seed Essential Oil Variations
This amazing oil is a non-staining, possibly because it is clear in colour and has the distinctive smell that Bugs Bunny adores. The earthy, sweet, woody smell is brimming with middle notes.
It is a calming (carminative) and gentle oil that has long been used for its medicinal value. The name is derived from the Greek 'Carotos' and it had great medicinal value in ancient times, especially for its carminative properties. In modern application, it is used for cancer patients, especially those with stomach and throat problems.
Also said to be a very calming oil and useful for detoxification and helpful with water retention. Since carrot seed oil contains carotene and vitamin A, it is also very good for healthy skin, hair, gums and teeth and is also associated with good eyesight. After all, you never see a rabbit wearing glasses!
IN A NUTSHELL
Scent - Earthy, Sweet, Woody
Extraction Method - Steam Distilled
Plant Part - Dried Seeds
Country of Origin - China
Fragrance Note - Middle
Colour - Clear
Family - Umbelliferae
Chemical Composition - Carotol, Pinene, Limonene
PROPERTIES & FRIENDS
Properties - Balancing, comforting, good for symptoms of menopause and PMT, Revitilising,
Blend Friends - bergamot, juniper, lavender, lemon, lime, cedarwood and geranium
KEY BENEFITS & CAUTIONS
1 - It has excellent detoxifying effects, especially on the liver and joints, and is good for relieving fluid retention.
2 - Is invaluable for use in skin care (revitalising and toning), especially for mature or oily skin, where it is nourishing and good for fine lines and wrinkles. Its healing effect on the skin also makes it invaluable in treating cases of dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis and rashes.
3 - For women it has been suggested that it can help with irregular or absent periods, as well as glandular problems and PMT.
4 - In addition it is toning and cleansing and leaves skin looking firmer and smoother, making it good for use in combating cellulite.
5 – Its ability to relieve water retention and cleanse the body of toxins makes it useful for use with gout, arthritis, rheumatism and cellulite.
Cautions: Best to avoid during pregnancy.
Note: We recommend only buying form Aromatherapy Trade Council Members
HOW TO USE
Baths - Blend 5-8 drops in a teaspoon of carrier oil and add to bath
Massages - Add 2-3 drops of essential oils to 1 tablespoonful of carrier oil
Vaporisation - Add 2-4 drops of essential oils to a burner, aroma stone or aroma stream
Technical Data - SDS Sheet available on request - Bottle Carries Batch Number and Expiry Date
Shelf Life - Our essential oils all have a shelf life in excess of 12 months. However, as with any essential oil we recommend using it within 12 months of opening
Storage - Keep lids on and integral droppers in place - Always keep in Original Bottles - Keep out of the reach of Children and Pets - Store out of Direct Sunlight at normal room temperature
Use - Not for Internal Use - Do not use on Skin Undiluted - If you have a medical condition particularly pregnancy, blood pressure problems or seizure conditions then please see medical advice before using any essential oil. Essential Oils are not an alternative to medical care - always seek help from a medical practitioner - Do not stop taking any medication unless on the advice of your doctor
Allergies & Sensitivities - Always do a patch test before using the oil on the skin - If irritation occurs discontinue use
Disclaimer - Any information provided by Mother Natures Goodies is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent disease.The use of any information provided is for the sole responsibility of the user.We advise you to consult with your doctor or health care professional prior to using Essential Oils.