Latin Name: Dianthus Caryophyllus
Plant Part: Flower
Extraction Method: Food Grade Solvent
Description: Carnations are native to the Mediterranean area. It prefers cool climates, and ours are from Holland.
Colour: Golden Brown
Common Uses: Carnation Absolute is valued as a spiritually uplifting, motivating oil.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Ylang Ylang, Clary Sage, Coriander, Lavender.
Aromatic Description: Carnation has a strong, herbal aroma that carries floral notes that tend to linger.
History: Carnation has an extensive history of use in the perfume industryof being adulterated. You will see carnation and variations of pure carnation in soaps, candles, potpourri, room fresheners, and in massage therapy applications.
CAUTION: For external use only. Keep away from eyes. Keep out of reach of children. Do not take internally. If you are pregnant or breast feeding, have heart disease, epilepsy, high blood pressure, diabetes, or have any medical condition that can be affected by absolutes, essential oils or fragrances, please seek the advice of a health professional before use. Keep away from plastic or polished surfaces. Always dilute to 5% or less before using on the skin.