Learn how to turn complex oils and plant butters into simple skincare that works.

Carrier oils do so much more than carry a formula.

“Using my new knowledge of oil I made this beautiful salve with infused rose in kukui nut, pomegranate and rosehip seed.”

Julia Malsch

Power of the Seed Your Guide to Oils for Health & Beauty

By Susan M Parker

Power of the Seed gives you a complete picture of the lipid oils. Whether you are a formulator, herbalist, or massage therapist, or you simply want to take better care of your skin naturally, this book will take you from curious to understanding and mastery of these wonderful raw ingredients.

“I’m in love with this book. It’s a richly detailed and well organized compendium of everything you could ever want to know about oils. The book is written with love and deep respect for the power of the seed. The writing is vivid, spirited, and enjoyable. This book will be referred to time and again and is highly recommended.” An Amazon review.



Overwhelmed by all the carrier oil choices and not sure where to start?

You’re not alone! Join me for the free workshop Stocking Your Carrier Oil Pantry

In this free workshop, you’ll create a versitile collection of carrier oils customized for what you want to create and how you work. The key is stocking oils from the three main classes of carrier oils so that you have all the tools you need at your finger tips to create whatever you can dream up. It’s a 3-Part Workshop with some hands on challenges. Click the button below to get started.


“I love studying with Susan. She has created ground breaking material that is fun to learn. Her work has been critical to me to uncover my special passion using lipids in combination with other additions to a multitude of topical preparations.

If you’re serious about developing your skills with carrier oil selection or even more complex Lipid based products, Susan Parker’s workshops and materials can’t be beat!!!”

Liz Zucco