DESCRIPTION: Carrot seed oil is derived from the dried seeds of the wild carrot plant (Daucus carota) of the Apiaceae or Umbelliferae family throughhttp://articles.mercola.com/herbal-oils/carrot-seed-oil.aspx> steam distillation. Its plant source is an annual or biennial plant with hairy leaves and umbels of white lacy flowers and purple centers. Also popularly called wild Queen Anne's lace, its native origins can be traced back to Egypt, France and India,Carrot seed oil has a viscous consistency, a yellowish-brown color and a distinct woody, earthy and root-like fragrance. CONSTITUENTS:
a-pinene, b-pinene, camphene, sabinene, myrcene, limonene, y-terpinene, b-bisabolene, geranyl acetate and carotol.
Bergamot, juniper, lemon, lavender, lime, cedarwood, geranium, & all citrus and spicy oils.
Wild carrot & Queen Anne's lace.
Carrot seed oil has detoxifying effect on liver and helps fighting jaundice while at same time cleaning digestive system and body as a whole. It is helpful for gout, arthritis, edema, rheumatism and accumulation of toxins in muscles & joints as well as also strengthens mucus membranes in nose, throat and lungs, thus having beneficial effect on problems like bronchitis and influenza.Carrot seed oil is perhaps one of the most underappreciated essential oils. But it is known to have antiseptic, carminative, cytophylactic, depurative, diuretic, emmenagogue and vermifuge (antiparasitic) properties.Here are just some of the other well-known health benefits of carrot seed oil.