(Daucus carota) Carrot
Seed Essential Oil is steam distilled from the seeds of the
wild carrot plant, also known as Queen Anne's Lace. The oil
has a wonderful, unique woody/herbaceous and mildly sweet
aroma, and a light, fluid consistency.
Carrot seed is a
premier skin healing oil, regularly included in blends for dry
and mature skin. The oil's high carotol content gives it it's
skin-rejuvenative properties. It can be added to nearly any
skin care blend to enhance it's effectiveness. Carrot seed oil
is said to balance both dry and oily
Carrot seed operates as a kidney and liver
cleanser, particularly indicated for jaundice and hepatitis.
Its detoxifying properties are likewise effective for treating
arthritis and rheumatism."
Carrot seed is also said to
rejuvenate the energy of the solar plexus, and to be relieving
of fatigue. It is also regularly indicated as a digestive
Information courtesy of http://www.anandaapothecary.com
"If you can't eat it, don't put it
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