Coriander Essential Oil is isolated from the seeds of the Cilantro plant (Coriandrum sativum). Coriander essential oil contains high levels of vitamin D and other nutrients that are beneficial for the skin. Coriander Essential Oil is not frequently used in Naturopathic acne treatments.
There is some preliminary research which indicates that the Coriander Essential Oil may have antibacterial effects that inhibit the growth of the acne-causing Propionibacterium acnes bacterium. However, it is unclear how effective Coriander Essential Oil is for the treatment of acne. The primary molecular components of Coriander Essential Oil are Linalool, Terpinene, alpha-Pinene and Camphor.