Carrot Seed Essential Oil
Botanical Name: (Daucus carota)
Parts Used: Dried Seed
Extraction Method: Steam distilled from dried seeds.
Plant Origin: France
Action: Carrot seed oil is antiseptic, carminative, diuretic, hepatic, a stimulant, vasodilator, and a smooth muscle relaxant.
Traditional Uses: Carrot seed oil was used for the treatment of eczema, psoriasis, and wrinkles and as an aid for dry skin. It is said to ease PMS, and has a tonic action on the liver and gallbladder. Carrot seed oil has been used for the treatment of jaundice.
Application: Apply topically.
Safety Data: Nontoxic and non-irritant. Avoid during pregnancy.
This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.