Caraway Essential Oil
Botanical name : Carum carvi (Umbelliferae)
Plant origin : Seeds
Extraction method : Steam distillation
Aroma : Spicy, sweet, strong, anise like
Odor intensity : High
Evaporation rate : Middle note
Origin : Hungary
Caraway has been ins use for over 8,000 years. The Egyptians would use caraway in incense and perfumes. The Romans would eat caraway seeds after a collation to sweeten the breath. Caraway was used in Medieval Europe as an aphrodisiac and facial toner which softened complexions. It was also imbibed to quell indigestion. Napoleon is said to have favored caraway scented soap.
Caraway essential oil is valued for its clean, stimulating scent and its tonic effect on the nervous system. It also works to reduce pain from toothaches. The oil disinfects wounds, tightens pores, and helps to relieve indigestion. It also helps to overcome mental fatigue. Its astringent properties helps to tightens pores and vivifies dull, lackluster skin.
Caraway essential oil is antibacterial, antiseptic, antispasmodic, aperitive, astringent, cardiac, carminative, depurative, digestive, disinfectant, diuretic, emmenagogue, expectorant, parasiticide, regenerator (tissue), stimulant (circulatory, digestive, and glandular systems), stomachic, tonic (nerves, and digestive organs), and vermifuge
Caraway essential oil is a unique addition to cosmetic applications, personal care formulations, soaps, and aromatherapy.
HBNO is pleased to offer caraway essential oil in bulk and wholesale quantities. We can supply any amount of oil to anywhere in the world.
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Safety precautions : All products are for external use only. Consult a professional reference for correct dilution ratios prior to application.
Avoid in pregnancy and lactation. Keep away from eye area. Keep out of reach of children.
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