HIGH ALTITUDE NATURALS™ Carnation Absolute oil is extracted from the flower of Dianthus caryophyllus. In massage oils, carnations have been used to promote healing of the skin and to increase vitality that not only softens and replenishes the skin, but creates a scent that many find soothing and calming. Carnation oil helps the body and spirit relax. It restores energy in the body. Carnation oil contains substances that soothe the nervous system, reduce inflammation and swelling and can help restore natural hormonal balances in women with nervous conditions associated with hormone imbalances. Carnation oils have therapeutic benefits for the treatment of skin rashes and act like a conditioner for the skin. The flower has been used in a variety of cosmetic formulations for reducing wrinkles, assisting with cases of eczema, minimizes aches; conditioning the skin, and calming instances of rosacea. Carnation is spiritually uplifting and motivating. It can be used in creams, soaps, candles, potpourri, room fresheners, and in massage therapy applications. In perfumery, Carnation is an excellent fixative with a very long, slow dry down. Carnation oil is said to blend well with Clary Sage, Coriander, Lavender, Jonquille, and Ylang-Ylang.