NOW Carrot Seed Essential Oil is 100% pure and is steam distilled from carrot seeds. It has an earthy, woody and sweet aroma. It has soothing, rejuvenating and grounding attributes, and mixes well with citrus oils, cedarwood, lavender, and geranium.
Carrot seed oil is commonly used as well in natural DIY sunscreen recipes as it is a natural SPF 35-40 which doubles as an antispetic. Commonly combined with other oils containing SPF values such as:
Raspberry Seed Oil -SPF 28-50
Avocado Oil – SPF 4 - 10 (can get as high as 15)
Olive Oil – SPF 2-8
Shea Butter – SPF 3 – 6
Almond Oil – SPF 5
Jojoba Oil – SPF 4
Coconut Oil – SPF 2 – 8
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with a carrier oil to minimize any skin sensitivity.
This Product is:
Egg & dairy FREE
Fish or shellfish FREE
Corn, Wheat & Yeast FREE