Botanical Name: daucus carota
Part of Plant: seeds
Major Biochemical Compounds: Carotol, alpha-Pinene, beta-Caryophyllene, Sabinene, beta- Bisabolene, Caryophyllene oxide
Common Uses: Antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, antioxidant. Stimulates the lymphatic system. Carrot Seed is being researched for its anticancer properties.
Cosmetic/Skin Uses: Toning, revitalizing and nourishing to the skin. Carrot Seed increases the elasticity of the skin and reduces signs of aging. Aids skin regeneration after burns or scarring. Used for eczema, psoriasis, acne, rosacea, dermatitis, UV damage and premature aging of the skin.