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Base For Your Essential Oil - Carrier Oil

By Mia Bilkins

In aromatherapy, it is being said that essential oils should not used in their undiluted form as undiluted form is very strong in nature and can create irritation, redness and other symptoms. So, what should be done to prevent these symptoms? Simple the person must use diluted form of essential oil in aromatherapy. Here comes a use of carrier oils in aromatherapy. Carrier oils are used as base oils for diluting an essential oil. Carrier oil is also known as base oil and vegetable oil.

There are number of carrier oils used in aromatherapy. And each of them has its own characteristics. Below is the list of various carrier oils such as almond oil, avocado oil, olive oil, sesame oil, walnut oil etc. Sometimes, it is seen that people confuse the term carrier oil with mineral oil. And in actuality, they are not same. Rather mineral oil is not at all a natural product; on the contrary it stops the essential oil to enter in the body.

It is absolutely true that essential oils can never go bad but the carrier oil sometimes can go bad. So, it becomes necessary to take certain precautions while going for carrier oil, which are as follows:

•Carrier oil must be natural

•It should be unadulterated

•And, the person must only trust the brand which provides quality product.

Carrier oil provides ease in applying essential oil on the body. They are light, non sticky and have almost no or less odour. Carrier oils play crucial oil in aromatherapy. It has been founded that some people think that essential oil carries more importance in aromatherapy. But in reality, carrier oil also carries an importance as other oil in aromatherapy.

Carrier oil embraces of various fatty acids, minerals and vitamins which improves and softens the skin texture. It has also been proven very beneficial in wrinkle and scar problems.

As it is already known that there are number of carrier oil available but choosing among them is not at all an easy task. While choosing carrier oil, the person is needed to know certain facts of different carrier oil that is, its properties, viscosity etc, knowing all these facts makes the task easier of choosing carrier oil. Thus while choosing your type of carrier oil, make sure that, it is pure and not adulterated.
About the Author
Mia Bilkins is working with the New Directions AU. To find carrier oils, botanical skin care products, floral water, raw materials, recipes, bottles, caps, accessories, wellbeing you need to visit

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