Carrier Oils

Dec 14, 2018Carrier Oils

Argan Oil – All About Argan Carrier Oil

Essential oils are tens of times more powerful than herbs because they are so concentrated. This means that most of them cannot be applied directly to your skin. If you want to use essential oils as a massage treatment then you will need to dilute them in a carrier oil. Argan oil is a great […]

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Dec 13, 2018Carrier Oils

All About Flaxseed Carrier Oil

If you like to use essential oils for massage or to treat skin issues, then you will need to dilute them in a carrier oil. Only a couple of essential oils are safe to apply directly to the skin. There are many different oils that you can use for this purpose, but perhaps the most […]

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Dec 13, 2018Carrier Oils

Babassu Carrier Oil – A Great Alternative for Coconut Oil

Babassu oil is taken from the extract of the Babassu palm. It is a rich, non-drying oil which is used in food and cosmetics and that has positive properties as a carrier oil too. If you’re looking for something that you can use to prepare massage treatments but you don’t like traditional options such as […]

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Dec 11, 2018Carrier Oils

Avocado Oil – Ancient Fruit Repurposed

When a lot of people think about essential oils, they think of using them in a room diffuser or a reed diffuser. While this is certainly a nice way to enjoy their benefits, massage oils can be effective too. However, it’s important not to apply most essential oils directly to the skin because their potent […]

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Sep 22, 2018Carrier Oils

Everything You Need To Know About Carrier Oils Like Jojoba

Essential oils can often be volatile and lightweight. When an essential oil needs to be diluted for safety reasons, a carrier oil is used.  Typically, essential oils evaporate when they come in contact with your skin or hair and leave a concentration of the potent compounds that provide the fragrance and therapeutic effects of essential […]

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Sep 18, 2018Carrier Oils

Benefits of Flaxseed Carrier Oil

Flaxseed carrier oil, also known as linseed oil, is a carrier oil that is great for those with sensitive skin. Flaxseed oil, cold pressed from the seeds of Linum usitatissimum, is commonly used as a dietary supplement to relieve constipation, benefit heart health and aid in weight loss. As a carrier oil, flaxseed can reduce […]

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Sep 14, 2018Carrier Oils

Benefits of Apricot Kernel Carrier Oil

Apricots are found in many different forms: the sweet, tart taste of the fresh fruit, dried and added to trail mix, made into jam or marmalade, added to desserts, canned for winter or found in your favorite cocktail. While the flesh of the fruit has gained a lot of popularity, the kernels often get tossed […]

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Aug 13, 2018Carrier Oils

Choosing the Right Carrier Oils for Essential Oils

Essential oils are packed with powerful properties that provide a range of health benefits, but when applied, many must be diluted with carrier oils for safe application to the skin. There is a wide range of different carrier oils, each of which offers specific qualities that make them suitable for different purposes or for use […]

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