Patchouli is one of the most easily-recognized essential oils for its earthy, warm, exotic fragrance.
This oil is recommended for most skin types, especially mature skin, Long used in traditional Asian medicine, especially in Malaysia, China and Japan, Patchouli is used to care for skin and hair problems, such as dermatitis, eczema, acne, dry, chapped skin, dandruff, and oily scalp. Also, in the Far East, it is used for wound healing and scar reduction.
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IndonesiaHistory and Background
In Chinese medicine, neutral/dry energy, earth and fire element, deficient Spleen Qi, harmonizes Earth element and intellect by grounding and stabilizing the mind.
Reawakens creativity, calms overactive intellect while gently stimulating senses. Active on the survival plane and procreation.Physical Description
Patchouli Essential Oil is an amber to dark orange viscous liquid.Aromatic Description
Patchouli has a powerful, rich, herbaceous scent that improves with age.Biological Makeup and Components
Patchouli alcohol (40%), pogostol, bulnesol, nor patchoulenol, bulnese, patchoulene.Extraction Technique
Patchouli essential oil is extracted by steam distillation of dried leaves.Information for Aromatherapists
Patchouli is a middle to base note. It blends well with Vetiver, Sandalwood, Cedarwood, Geranium, Clove, Lavender, Rose, Neroli, Bergamot, Myrrh, Clary Sage. Patchouli is very concentrated - a small amount goes a long way. Patchouli ages well, so the longer you have it, the richer it will be. Adjust percentages as it ages.
Our Patchouli Essential Oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions