Vegetable oils from seeds and nuts come in a variety of qualities. Far more than carrier oils these fixed oils or lipids have great properties beyond massage. Some are excellent for skin care but all dependent upon quality. Cold pressed, virgin, refined or crude all are suited for different purposes. Fragrant Earth select the best quality for aromatherapy, massage and skincare activity and for inclusion into our ready to use bases to make great therapeutic products using the nutrient properties of various vegetable oils.