Carrot oil is scientifically called Dancus carota, extracted through steam distillation primarily from the dried seed of carrot plants. Carrot oil is mild and famous for its antibacterial and healing properties, which can easily be used to infuse moisture to dry skin, scalp and hair. The oil health benefit can be credited to its properties as an antioxidant, anticarcinogenic, antiseptic, detoxifier, and a disinfectant.
Carrot oil has a sweet scent with woody aroma and rich in nutritive which has been used as a traditional remedy for hundreds of years.
- Carrot oil contains a powerful antioxidant properties that can help repair the damages done to the tissues due to free radicals (oxidants) and prevent it from further harm. This properties also protects degeneration of macular, weak digestion, weakness, cancer and other aging related problems. The antioxidant properties in carrot oil also protect the skin from wrinkles, joints from weakening, and keep the eyesight from declining.
- Carrot oil has the capacity to detoxify and eliminates toxins like uric acid from the blood, tissues, and muscle joints, thus helps to treat edema, gout, arthritis and rheumatism. The oil can also nullify surplus bile secreted by the liver and helps to cure infections in cases of jaundice.
- Carrot oil has antiseptic properties that helps protect against infections and prevents tetanus from open wounds. The oil is very effective in treating infection of the throat, stomach, colon, urinary system and cure viral infections in the respiratory system such as cough, colds and measles.
- Carrot oil act as a stimulant. It helps to stimulate the secretion of hormones, gastric juices, enzymes and peristaltic gesture of the intestines thereby keeps the organic systems active. It also influences both circulation and metabolic function, as well as brain functions to become active and efficient.
- Carrot oil can also restore overall health by purifying the system organs of the body, mostly the digestive, circulatory and excretory systems.
- Carrot oil helps possesses a natural antioxidant properties that helps to stimulate skin cells growth and renewal, maintains skin elasticity making it to stay soft, smooth and give a young looking with beautiful sun tan.