Commonly used for - facial treatments for mature skin. Considered to improve skin tone, and elasticity, inflamed conditions (M. Green). Deep orange color, high in beta-carotene. Experts such as Kurt Schnaubelt suggest use for liver cleansing, best to seek advice from aromatherapist for this type of use.
Aroma - almost fruity, but with a deeper green note.
Latin name - Daucus carota
Country of Origin - France
Cultivation Method - non sprayed
Extraction Method - steam distillation from seed
Safety: Contraindicated for use in pregnancy or while nursing.
Recipe - Evening Facial
- 3 drops Carrot Seed
- 3 drops Frankincense
- 2 drops pure Rose Otto, or Neroli
Add to 1ounces golden jojoba oil. Avocado oil, hazelnut or any other deeply moisturizing oil can be used along with the jojoba.
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