Synonyms: Queen Anne’s Lace, Wild Carrot
Cultivation: USDA and EcoCert organic cultivation in France
Composition: 100% Carrot Seed essential oil, certified organic by USDA and EcoCert.
Extraction: Water–steam distillation
Active Constituents: Carotol, α-Pinene, Geranyl acetate, Sabinene, β-Pinene, Limonene
Viscosity: Medium to thick
Color: Clear to yellow
About: Carrot Seed essential oil has a potent, warm, woody, carrot-like aroma that can be found in fine perfumes throughout France and that is used extensively for skin and facial care. Do not use if breastfeeding or pregnant. Never ingest Carrot Seed essential oil.
Common Uses: Carrot Seed can be found in blends for supporting normal cell regeneration and health, applying to occasional scrapes and bruises, and maintaining healthy circulation.
Blending Recommendations: German Chamomile, Blue Tansy, Roman Chamomile, Cistus, Frankincense, Geranium Rose, Helichrysum, Lavender, Lavender Reserve, Melissa, Myrrh, Patchouli, Rose Otto, Sandalwood, Vetiver.
Safety Information: Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding, or with children under the age of 5.
Carrot Seed essential oil is potent and is best used diluted at less than 4% in a carrier oil (less than 30 drops per ounce of carrier). Average effective dilution is around .5 –2.5% (3- 15 drops per ounce of carrier).
β- Caryophyllene 7.75%
Caryphyllene oxide 3.31%
Geranyl acetate 1.52%
β-pinene, Linalol, Geraniol, Daucol >1%
Shelf Life: 4 years under proper conditions.
Storage: Store with cap firmly closed, standing upright, out of direct heat and sunlight.
Notes: Non GMO, No Pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.