The Cardamom oil is extracted by steam distillation from the seeds of the fruit gathered just before they are ripe.
Cardamom is often used in cosmetics to impart fragrance. Due to its distinct spicy, sweet scent, both cardamom and cardamom oil are used in perfumes, soaps, body washes, powders, and other cosmetics. When added to perfumes, it can stimulate the senses. Facial soaps use cardamom to impart a warming sensation to the skin. These cosmetics using cardamom for therapeutic reasons are known as aromatherapy products. One of the benefits of cardamom is that it can give you fair skin. Cardamom essential oil helps in removing blemishes, thus giving you a fairer complexion.