Botanical Name - Calendula Infused Carrier Oil -
Calendula officinalis in Helianthus Annus Seed Oil (Sunflower Carrier Oil).
Mantra Aromatherapy's Calendula is infused in pure sunflower oil so it can be used as a powerful massage medium.
Plant Origin - Southern Europe.
Oil taken from - Flowers.
Extraction Method - Infused.
Colour - Deep Yellow to orange.
Aroma - Calendula Infused Carrier has a light musky and woody aroma, making it a useful enriching Carrier in Aromatherapy massage, but as the aroma is stronger than most other Carriers it can distract from the aroma of the blend being prepared if used as a stand alone Carrier.
Absorption rate - Easily and readily absorbs into the skin.
Shelf life - Up to 24 months when stored correctly - see below for full details.
Traditional uses for Calendula Infused Carrier include -
Calandula is also known as Marigold Essential Oil.
It is good for all skin types especially dry and mature skins in need of extra nourishment.
The Vitamin E found in Calendula Carrier is a powerful antioxidant which helps combat premature aging and skin damage from the sun.
It has extensive antimicrobial/anti-fungicidal and antiseptic qualities making it an excellent choice to help maintain skin health generally and it is often added to skincare preparations to help keep the skin smooth, supple and well hydrated.
Use as a massage medium for hands on massage and as a Carrier Oil to dilute Essential Oils into.
Calendula Infused Carrier Oil -
Can be added in a 10-20% dilution to enhance other carrier oils, and can help provide prolonged slip during massage due to its nourishing qualities. Not recommended to use as a stand alone carrier due to its musky and woody aroma.
Mantra Aromatherapy Calendula Infused Carrier Oil is -
A blend of Calendula (Marigold Essential Oil) blended in Sunflower Oil to create a powerfully therapeutic Carrier Oil.
It is a Vegan product that is cruelty free.
Is presented for retail in a pharmaceutical grade brown glass bottle with a tamper proof cap (for quantities of up to 100ml) for ease of use, or is presented in an opaque wide lid plastic bottle for 250ml and upwards sizes.
Each product purchased is freshly decanted from verified stock in the Uk in Wales.
Mantra Aromatherapy Calendula Infused Carrier Oil is a Therapeutic Grade product and can be used as part of a Holistic treatment.
Product Safety -
Always store pure Carrier Oils in an upright position with their cap firmly secured in place.
To maximise the shelf life of any Carrier Oil it should be stored out of direct sunlight, in a cool, dry environment. - A medicine cabinet is ideal or Carrier Oils can also be refrigerated* to prolong their shelf-life.
*Please note that some Carrier Oils will become more viscous and/or solidify if stored below room temperature and will remain so until gently brought back up to room temperature.
Carrier Oils should never be -
never be put in or near the eyes nor put on areas of damaged or inflamed skin.
they should be stored away from children and used with caution around babies, small children and pets.
care and Medical advice should be taken before using Carrier Oils to blend Essential Oils in if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or if you have a medical condition.
Always patch test before using any new Carrier Oil.