Patchouli Essential Oil (Pogostemon patchouli /cablin). Patchouli oil is an earthy, spicy with a sweet woody aroma. Ideal in massage or the bath to unwind the mind and relax the body.
Latin name (INCI) :Pogostemon patchouli Note : Top Method of extraction : Steam distilled from the dried leaves Aroma: Sweet, earthy, musty
Principal properties and indications : Antidepressant, Rejuvenating, Healing, Soothing.
Patchouli is an earthy, spicy with a sweet woody aroma. Ideal in massage or the bath to unwind the mind and relax the body.
Some traditional uses ffor Patchouli Essential oil: Can be used in massage, baths, inhalation, poultice, compress.
Patchouli Essential Oil makes a relaxing or energising body massage, a therapeutic head and scalp massage and a good oily-skin facial. A few drops in the bath will stimulate if used in moderation, or sedate if used in larger amounts.
Aphrodisiac, Increase Libido
Relieve stress, nervous exhaustion. Anxiety
lethargy, mood swing
Chapped / Cracked Skin, Eczema
Medium to thick consistancy
CAUTIONS: Do not apply directly to the skin, dilute with a carrier oil