HIGH ALTITUDE NATURALS™ Saffron Absolute is solvent extracted from the flowers of Crocus Sativus It has a woody, spicy, hay like odor, and is extremely appealing and fragrant. Among numerous other benefits, Saffron is used to help calm light to moderate depression; it had the reputation to bring cheerfulness and wisdom. Saffron is high in carotenoid compounds, such as zea-xanthin, lycopene, alpha and beta carotene; calcium, vitamins, and proteins. Anti-oxidant activity of Saffron help prevent free radical damage to the skin. Potassium, found in saffron, is a necessary source that favors cell formation and repair. Saffron helps brighten dark circles under eyes and refreshes dull and dry skin, promotes general well-being and detoxification when used in bath oil and body packs...Enjoy... Warning: Do not use at very high doses, saffron can be dangerous. Do not use during pregnancy. Saffron oil also contains a chemical Safranal and it is restricted to 0.005% in perfumes. Use with caution.