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 fantastic aphrodisiac, as well as a spiritually uplifting, motivating oil.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Carnation 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 industry, and unfortunately, of being adulterated. You will see carnation and variations of pure carnation in soaps, candles, potpourri, room fresheners, and in massage therapy applications.