Carrot Seed Essential Oil: Properties, Uses, Composition and Safety

Oil Name: Carrot Seed Essential Oil

Botanical Name: Daucus carota

Oil Overview

Carrot seed oil has a dry and slightly sweet aroma.

Oil Sources

Carrot seed essential oil is obtained from wild carrots found in Europe. It is extracted by steam distillationfrom the carrot’s seeds.

Essential or Carrier Oil?

Essential Oil

Chemical Content

Acetic, Pinene, Limonene, Carotol, Asarone and Bisabolene.


Earthy, Herbaceous

Therapeutic Properties:

Antiseptic, Carminative, Diuretic, emmenagogue, Tonic, Vermifuge

Possible Uses

Arthritis, Bronchitis, Colds and Flu, Dermatitis, Digestion, Eczema, Edema, Gout, Muscular Aches and Pains, Rashes, Rheumatism, Skin Sores


Pregnancy: Not suitable for pregnant mothers

Detail of Warnings

However it is supposed to be a safe oil but, should be avoided during pregnancy.

Compatible Combination Oils

Bergamot, Cedarwood, Geranium, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Lime


Leave a reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *


©2017 Puraglow Ltd. All Rights Reserved


Log in with your credentials


Forgot your details?


Create Account