PATCHOULI (DARK) ESSENTIAL OIL
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Botanical Name: Pogostemon Cablin
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Color: Golden orange to dark reddish brown viscous liquid.
Aromatic Scent: Patchouli has a warm, earthy aroma with fresh fruit - like tones.
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Common Uses: Patchouli is recognized by aromatherapists as being effective for combating nervous disorders, helping with dandruff, sores, skin irritations and acne. The specific properties include use as an antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, anti-emetic, antimicrobal, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, antitoxic, antiviral, aphrodisiac, astringent, bactericidal, carminative, deodorant, digestive, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicidal, nerving, prophylactic, stimulating and tonic agent. In the perfumery industry, it is interesting to note that Patchouli improves with age, and that the aged product is what is preferred over freshly harvested. In aromatherapy, Patchouli is an excellent fixative that can help extend other, more expensive oils.
Blends well with: Sandalwood, Bergamot, Rose, Cassia, Myrrh and Opoponax oils
Cautions: None Known. For external use only.