Origin : France
Part used : seed and stem
Daucus carota ssp maximus Hydrolat obtained by steam distillation of the seeds Hydrolat from organic farming, control BE-BIO-01 Average pH of 4 Sweet, warm, earthy smell. Stable, although olfactory intensity may decrease over time. Food quality. Use Supports the liver, gallbladder and kidneys. To be included in a detoxification cure. Specific for convalescence after a gastrointestinal infection: helps to balance the intestinal flora and soothes the smooth muscles, responsible for spasms. Soothes irritated skin. After a dermabrasion or a peeling. We find the notion of regeneration, typical of carrots. With lavender HA, before and after depilation with sugar and wax. Aftershave. Used as a lotion or tonic, this hydrosol will soothe irritated and sensitive skin. In this respect, it is interesting to combine it with Roman chamomile and lemon balm hydrosols. It will help to regenerate skin that is suffering, devitalised, mature and lacking in radiance. For the same purpose, it can be combined with rose hydrosol. If you choose to experiment with it internally, you can count on its drainage action. Its field of action makes it a general harmoniser with tangible effects on all balances. It goes without saying that a combination with rosemary verbenone hydrosol seems optimal in this context. Emotionally, it helps an insecure individual to express their individuality. When grown from seed, the wild carrot - to say the least - takes its place! Our opinion A pleasant earthy aroma that is reminiscent of the root we all know. But the hydrosol is not lacking in lightness, reminding us that it is the seed of this beautiful apiacea that has been distilled. Let's also rely on the energy of a truly wild plant. A very nice surprise! And full of possibilities in the culinary field too. Internal use : 1 to 2 tablespoons in 1 litre of water.