Aroma:Woody-earthy, slightly spicy, strong, fruity, warm, herbaceous and musky.
Latin Name:Daucas carota var. sativa
Country of Origin:France
Cultivation Method:Conventionally Grown
Extraction Method:Steam Distilled
Aromatherapy Properties:Refreshing and stimulating. Active. Clearing and comforting. Great in skin care (revitalizing and toning) and considered one of the best Essential Oils for Mature Skin.
Suggested Use:Add 6-12 drops of Aromaland's Dry Skin or Mature Skin Blends (which contain Carrot Seed) to 1oz. of unscented body care product. This could be a lotion, massage oil or simply a plant oil (Carrier Oil).
History:Carrot Seed oil is not distilled from our regular carrot plant, but from its ancestor. Carrot oil appearing on a cosmetics label could also mean on oily extract of the common carrot, or Tagetes oil, which is sometimes called "carrot oil" for no good reason.
Its in your skin's best interest that "carrot oil" be "carrot seed oil".
Specific Safety Information:Non-toxic, non-irritating, non-sensitizing.