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    Essentially Natural

    Essentially Natural Carrot Root Oil Extract - Standardised


    INCI: Daucus carota

    Carrot Root Oil Extract is a specialty extract of active carotenoid compounds blended in sunflower and sweet almond oils.

    It is used mainly as a Provitamin A-carrier in scalp care, sun protection, day creams, night creams, baby-care, and skin oils. Regular use of the oil can benefit dry skin and wrinkled skin and it acts as a regulator for sebum production. This makes carrot oil extract highly suitable for after-sun preparations. For more information read the Oil of the Week blog.

    Size: 10ml, 30ml (with 'eye dropper' pipette).


    • Regular use of the oil can benefit dry skin and wrinkled skin because it acts as a regulator for grease balance. This makes carrot oil extract highly suitable for after-sun preparations.

      Carrot root oil is formulated through CO2 extraction of the essence of dried carrot roots into pure sunflower and sweet almond oil. It is extremely high in beta-carotene, and vitamins A and E. It should be noted that carrot root is a speciality extract and different from carrot seed essential oil, which is steam-distilled from the seeds and plant of the wild carrot.

      Standardised essential oils are produced to achieve a standard scent, whereas a single species essential oil may vary in scent because it is an individual plant species that can naturally vary with season, rainfall, soil quality, geography and a variety of other factors. Standardising the scent by combining multiple species is a method of producing an oil that will always be similar in quality. Standardised oils can therefore be quite beneficial when scent reliability is required.
      Standardised essential oils are pure essential oils which have not been diluted, filled or altered in any way. The only differentiating factor between standardised essential oils and others is that multiple variations of plant species are distilled.

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        If the value of the goods in your cart is less than R400 then a shipping fee will be applied. You can select your preferred option by rate or what is most convenient for you.

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        Please remember: our couriers can only deliver to street addresses and they do not deliver to embassies, malls and chain stores, plots, farms, mines and to some outlying towns and townships. If our couriers can't deliver to your address we'll contact you to make alternative arrangements. There are no deliveries on weekends or public holidays. 

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        If you live in a main city centre then approximate shipping time is 1-3 working days, nationwide. If you live in an outlying area delivery may take up to 7 working days. The shipping time of heavy goods, bulk purchases and to regional areas is generally 3-5 working days.

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        *Late Deliveries

        Unforeseen circumstances like adverse weather, load shedding, hijacking, strikes, pandemics or supplier issues could prolong the delivery time. It's rare, but it can happen. Late delivery is not grounds for refund or cancellation of already shipped orders but if you are in any way concerned about the current location of your parcel and ETA of delivery, please contact us with your order number so that we can follow up for you.

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    Anonymous
    Carrot root extract

    Makes my skin feel nice and smooth, it also doesn't break me out the way carrot seed oil does . Wonderful stuff , would also like to thank you guys for the small gifts and exceptional service.

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    Lerato

    The oil is of great quality and they deliver within 3-5 days after purchase 🤸🏽‍♀️

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    Noemi

    Works very well on damaged hair

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    Cwy
    Deliver on time, always with little gifties

    I've enjoyed each of the naturals received from EN, but my favorite has to be the part where I have received little gifts from them with each delivery. I've been wanting to thank them in some way and this review came at the perfect time. Thank you all so much. A little becomes a lot.

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    Sandile D.
    Works Wonderfully

    Works wonderfully

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