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January Monthly Specials – Essential Oil Products

Carrot Seed Essential Oil

Certified Organic – Carrot Seed Essential Oil

Daucus carota

Parts Used

Seed

Extraction Method

Steam distilled

Note Classification

Middle

Aroma

Dry, slightly sweet, earthy

Overview

The roots have an affinity with the liver and gallbladder, and the seeds with the kidneys and digestive system.

Blends Well With

Cedarwood, cinnamon, citrus oils, geranium, spice oils

Herbal Miscellany

Carrot seed oil is used in many skin care formulas. Some believe that it will remove wrinkles and rejuvenate the skin.

Precautions

Oil Specific: None known.

1/2 ounce – $20.25

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Cornmint Essential Oil

Certified Organic – Cornmint Essential Oil

Mentha arvensis

Parts Used

Flowering plant

Extraction Method

Steam distilled

Note Classification

Middle

Aroma

Fresh, soft, bitter-sweet minty aroma

Overview

Cornmint has been used in many of the same ways as peppermint. The oil is also used as a source of natural menthol.

Blends Well With

Basil, benzoin, black pepper, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, grapefruit, juniper, lavender, lemon, marjoram, naiouli, pine, ravensara, rosemary, tea tree

Herbal Miscellany

The menthol content of this oil is so high when distilled that the oil is usually solid. The oil is then partially dementholized or has some of the menthol removed to be liquid at room temperature. This process is usually done through freezing.

Precautions

Oil Specific: Avoid while pregnant. May cause skin irritation.

1 oz. – $6.40

 

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Castor Oil

Certified Organic – Castor Oil

Ricinus communis

Botanical Name

Ricinus communis

Origin

India

Method of extraction

Expeller pressed and refined

Suggested use

Cosmetic use only

This hard and shiny oil can be found in most cosmetics, and acts as a barrier agent and protective medium against harsh conditions and extremes. Very soothing to the skin when included into cosmetic applications. Stores well under most conditions. Avoid extreme heat. Castor oil is soluble in alcohol.

Typical Analysis

Color- Light gold
Acid Value- 0.39
Peroxide Value- 1.55
Non-Saponifiables- 0.29%
Saponification Value-179.29
Iodine Value- 87.18
Hydroxyl Value- 161.31
Moisture- 0.12%
Specific Gravity (Density)- 0.9569
pH- 4.65

Fatty Acids
Oleic- 3.93%
Palmitic- 1.0%
Linoleic- 4.32%
Linolenic- 0.3%
Ricinoleic- 87.74%

16 oz. – $6.80

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Green Tara Aroma Spray

Green Tara Aroma Spray

Overview

An uplifting mist designed to help provide comfort during times of strife and to aid in emotional healing. This gentle and therapeutic aroma spray can either be used as a body mist or as an aroma spray. Grounding and calming, it has a delicate floral aroma with a subtle tropical undertone which is sure to lift your spirits.

Ingredients

Distilled water, organic Witch Hazel extract and essential oils of Marjoram, Chamomile, organic Rose Geranium, organic Ylang Ylang and organic Vetiver.

2 oz. bottle with mister – $7.86

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Debra Mauldin, Certified Aromatherapist

Contact: mauldinfamily1@yahoo.com

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