Carrot Seed Essential Oil
Extremely skin-healing and rejuvenating for the liver as well as the kidney. Over 70% carotol!
- Country of Origin:India
- Plant Parts:Seeds
- Cultivation Method:Distiller is Certified Organic
- Note Classification:Middle
- Method of Extraction:Steam or Hydro Distillation
- Botanical Family:Apiaceae
- Chemical Family: Sesquiterpenes, Sesquiterpenols
- Extraction Date: 2020
- Approx. Shelf Life: 8 years
- Batch: carsd2020
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Traditional Use of Carrot Seed
Energetics and Chakras2nd Chakra - relationships, creation energy, 4th Chakra - unconditional love, 6th Chakra - perspective, Balancing, Clarity, Protective, Purifying
Energetic, Spiritual, and Emotional Qualities of Carrot Seed
- Supports2nd 3rd , 4th, and 6th chakras
- Soothing to the psyche
- Assists in gaining perspective
- Redistributes energy
Therapeutic Benefits of Carrot SeedAnti-fungal, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-oxidant, Carminative, Cicatrisant, Diuretic, Liver supporter, Vermifuge
Aroma of Carrot SeedEarthy, Fresh, Herbaceous, Slightly floral, Slightly sweet, Woody
Recipes and Blends
- 5 drops Carrot Seed (Daucus carota)
- 3 drops Lavender (Lavandula angostifoilia)
- 2 drops Frankincense (Boswellia carterii)
- 1 drop Helichrysum (Helichrysum italicum)
Blend in 2 oz of unscented lotion for a delicious skin creme.
Safety Information for Carrot Seed
According to Tisserand & Young, Carrot Seed Essential Oil may interfere with gestation. Contraindicated with Pregnancy & Breastfeeding. Some sources claim that carrot seed essential oil may be slightly photo-toxic when distilled from wild carrots. Other sources refute this claim.
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