Carrot Seed Essential Oil
Carrot seed oil has a pungent, sweet scent with fresh, herb like top notes and dry, woody undertones. It is thick and a yellow to brown colour. Used in skin care products, this oil is reputed to protect and nourish, tighten and rejuvenate the skin while improving overall skin tone and elasticity. It is said to slow the progression of visible wrinkles. When used in a massage oil blend, carrot seed oil can aid painful muscles. It blends well with bergamot, juniper, lavender, lemon, lime, cedarwood and geranium.
Botanical name: Daucus carota
Method of extraction: Steam distilled
Plant part used: Seed
CAS Number: 8015-88 -1
Do not use during pregnancy or if you suffer with asthma or epilepsy as this oil can occasionally trigger a reaction.