CARROT SEED ESSENTIAL OIL
Scientfic name: Daucus corota
Family: Annonaceae, custard apple
Form: steam distilled essential oil
BEST FOR BLEMISHED AND MATURE SKIN
- radiance booster
- vitamin A
- vitamin C
- vitamin B1
- vitamin B2
Carrot Seed CO2: One of the best cell regenerators, especially for mature skin. Has significant antioxidant activity and is thought to promote tone and elasticity to the skin cell tissue through its ability stimulate the formation of red blood cells
Carrot Seed oil: One of nature’s best cellular regenerators, especially for mature skin. Its high carotol content revitalizes hypodermis and improves the complexion. It is recommended for dull, tired or lifeless skin particularly from environmental stress. Has significant antioxidant activity and is thought to promote tone and elasticity to the skin cell tissue through its ability stimulate the formation of red blood cells. Its cooling effect make it ideal for soothing sensitive or inflamed cell tissue, and its moisturizing and toning properties can smooth and soften facial lines and wrinkles.
Daucus carota, the sativa seed oil of the flowering plant, is classified as an emollient and skin conditioning agent. Steam distillation is used to collect the oil from the seeds and the root of the carrot. The chemical composition of the oil contains vitamins A and D, carotenes and flavonoids. Beta-carotene is considered an antioxidant which means it protects against free radicals. It has been suggested that carrot oil can detoxify your skin of the impurities that result in acne and protect against the signs of aging.
Note Classification: Middle
Aroma: Dry, slightly sweet, earthy
Largest Producing Countries: India, France, and Hungary
Traditional Use: The roots have an affinity with the liver and gallbladder, and the seeds with the kidneys and digestive system.
Properties: Anthelminthic, antiseptic, carminative, depurative, diuretic, emmenagogue, hepatic, stimulant, tonic
Blends Well With: Cedarwood, cinnamon, citrus oils, geranium, spice oils