Cold Pressed Carrot Seed Oil
Daucus Carota Sativa
With a marzipan-like aroma, this delicate oil moisturises the skin in a lightweight way.
Where do we get it?
Lush UK purchases this oil through a distributor. It is produced in Europe by a manufacturer whose focus is to achieve zero-waste production.
With seven manufacturing sites across the globe, this information may vary depending on where your Lush products were made.
What are the benefits of the cold-pressing method?
Cold-pressing is the most natural method of obtaining oil from a plant’s fruits or seeds. No heat, solvents, or other techniques are applied to the raw materials except mechanical pressure. This yields a pure and unaltered oil, often aromatic and colourful.
What are the benefits of carrot oil for your skin?
- absorbs quickly
- bursting with antioxidants
Long, orange, mostly known for culinary purposes, the carrot is also cultivated for its seeds, which can be pressed for oil or distilled to obtain a fragrant essential oil.