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Carrot Seed Oil

Carrot SeedCarrot seed oil is a popular natural product extensively used in cosmetics and alternative medicine. It is an essential oil received from wild carrot seed (Daucus carota) by using such common methods as steam distillation, or sometimes this oil is received by cold pressing the seeds (this way avoiding high temperatures and preserving more of natural properties). The best and the finest quality carrot seed oil is produced in India, Hungary, and France, and it is very important to use only high quality product in order to maximize its health effects. Carrot seed essential oil has earthy and slightly sweet aroma, and is a liquid product with a light consistency. It should not be confused with another popular natural product extracted from the plant of carrot, carrot root oil, which is usually used in combination with jojoba essential oil and has totally different properties and effects. Continue reading to learn more about health benefits and common applications of carrot seed oil in modern alternative medicine. (more…)