Rice Bran Refined Carrier Oil - Oryza sativa

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Botanical Name - Rice Bran Refined Carrier Oil - Oryza sativa.

Plant Origin - Japan.

Oil taken from - Bran of rice kernels.

Extraction Method - Expeller-pressed.

Colour - Light to mid-yellow.


Aroma - Odourless. 

Absorption rate - Absorbs slowly into the skin, taking a little longer than lighter, less nourishing carrier oils.  It provides notable slip - a little Refined Rice Bran carrier goes a long way over the skin!

Shelf life - Up to 24 months when stored correctly - see below for full details.

Traditional uses for Refined Rice Bran Carrier include -

Widely used for dry, mature, taught and parched skin types as it is nourishing and softening. 

Refined Rice Bran Carrier is rich in the anti-oxidant Ferulic Acid which helps the body combat free radicals. This helps protect sun damaged skin from further UV injury particularly when used in combination with with Vitamin E Carrier as protecting agents.

Used as an enriching massage medium for hands on massage, as a Carrier Oil to dilute Essential Oils into and can also be added to skin care preparations to enhance and add nourishment the qualities of the blend or product.

Commonly added to anti-aging face creams, it softens the skin and has excellent hydration and emollient qualities.

It is also used as an addition to baby massage products as it is gentle on new skins and provides a protective barrier to the skin when it is most vulnerable as an infant - often used in combination with Jojoba Carrier for this purpose.

Refined Rice Bran 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 slow absorption rate.  Not recommended to use as a stand alone carrier as even in its Refined format as it is still very rich and is better suited to enhance carriers with its impressive qualities.


Mantra Aromatherapy Refined Rice Bran Carrier Oil is -

A pure Carrier Oil that has not been blended/adulterated or diluted in any way.

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 Refined Rice Bran 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 -

taken internally,

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.