Carrot Seed Essential Oil.
Carrot seed essential oil concentrates all the beautiful qualities of carrots into one magical bottle. Famously able to renew skin cells makes it excellent for treating scar tissue and encouraging new skin growth.
Obtained by steam distillation of the dried seeds originating from Europe its is Rich in Carotene and Vitamin A . Its high levels of antioxidant activity concludes it to be one of the best anti aging ingredients available.
Carrot seed oil rejuvenates and regenerates the skin and furthermore has It has the ability to remove toxic build-up by eliminating excess water from the tissue resulting in a much improved complexion.
Its aroma is mild, soothing and pleasantly earthy. Its distinctive but not over powering. Blending beautifully with juniper-berry, Cedarwood, Lavender and all the gorgeous citrus oils- Bergamot, Lime, Lemon, Orange and Mandarin it can really be a scent blended in to be celebrated!
Aside from skin care I have found it to be valuable for stress relief and anxiety, moreover it seems to have an ability to ground and relax in a very gentle way.
Indications to use Carrot Seed Oil.
Mature skin – improves tone, fine lines and brightens sallow skin.
Burns – including sun burn, accelerates cell regeneration therefore heals wounds.
Scars – increases antioxidant activity resulting in a formative effect on skin cells.
Skin complaints – relieves eczema including open eczema wounds, dermatitis and itching.
General Tonic – systematic weakness, fatigue and post illness sluggishness can be kick started.
How to use Carrot seed Essential oil.
To effectively and safely use carrot seed oil mix 6 drops with 10 ml of your chosen carrier oil. Apply to the area of skin you would like to treat or alternatively daily all over the face and body. Store essential oils away from direct sunlight and heat.
Carrier oils to consider include olive oil, almond oil, grapeseed oil or apricot oil. Look for quality ‘Cold pressed’ or ‘virgin oils’ for added benefits.
Please note – Carrot Seed Essential Oil has no SPF, However cold pressed Carrot Seed oil has a natural factor of around 35.