Carrier Oils

Carrier oils, also referred to as base oils or vegetable oils, are nut, vegetable or seed oils, many of which have their own therapeutic properties. They are used to dilute the concentrated essential oils and essential oil blends. When diluted in a carrier, a very small amount of essential oil can be massaged or rubbed onto the skin in the correct dosage and can cover quite a large area. Just using the essential oil on its own does not go as far and can possibly be too highly concentrated for your skin.

Another excellent reason to have carrier oil on hand is for safety. If, while using essential oils, some accidentally gets in the eyes or is used in too high of a concentration and makes the applied area uncomfortable, rub pure carrier oil across the closed eyelid or other area until the stinging sensation has stopped. A cotton ball with carrier oil on it is an excellent tool for this purpose.

Cold pressed, unrefined carrier oils are always the best quality, but can have a shorter shelf-life. Please be aware of storage instructions as you make your selections.




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Fractionated Coconut Oil High C-8

Fractionated Coconut Oil High C-8

All the same physical characteristics of our CocNuc1 MCT oil, but with the added benefit of a higher C-8 (Capryllic Acid) ration in the molecules....


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Jojoba Oil, ORGANIC

Jojoba Oil, ORGANIC

Jojoba is very similar in composition to human natural skin oils. It penetrates the skin rapidly to nourish it and also softens and moisturizes...


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Sesame Seed Oil, 2 oz.

Sesame Seed Oil, 2 oz.

Color: rich gold Contains: a natural antioxidant filled with essential proteins and vitamins A and E. Uses: nutty-flavored oil provides stable base...
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Macadamia Oil

Macadamia Oil

Macadamia integrifolia: This tree is native to Australia. Also known as Queensland nut oil, this cold pressed oil is high in palmitoleic acid, a...
$4.47

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Neem Seed Oil, 2 oz.

Neem Seed Oil, 2 oz.

This is a thick, dark colored oil. Neem Seed Oil, Azadirachta indica (INCI: Azadirachta indica) This is a thick, dark colored oil. Neem Seed Oil,...
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Glycerin, Vegetable (Kosher USP) 4 oz.

Glycerin, Vegetable (Kosher USP) 4 oz.

Vegetable Glycerin is obtained by adding alkalies to fats and fixed oils. Glycerin is a soothing, humectant which draws moisture from the air to the...
$4.75

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Sunflower Oil, high oleic, 4 oz.

Sunflower Oil, high oleic, 4 oz.

High oleic, Expeller pressed, Helianthus annuus: High oleic sunflower oil is very high in oleic (monounsaturated) acid and oil is usually defined as...
$5.00

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Sesame Seed Oil, 4 oz.

Sesame Seed Oil, 4 oz.

Color: rich gold Contains: a natural antioxidant filled with essential proteins and vitamins A and E. Uses: nutty-flavored oil provides stable base...
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Grapeseed Oil, 4 oz.

Grapeseed Oil, 4 oz.

Color: light green Contains: a small amount of vitamin E Uses: a safe, neutral and very inexpensive oil; it is an excellent carrier for any...
$6.00

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Almond, Sweet Oil 4oz.

Almond, Sweet Oil 4oz.

Color: very pale yellow Contains: oleic and linoleic acid in small amounts, glucosides, minerals copper and iron, vitamins A and B. Rich in protein....
$6.50

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