In India and Sri Lanka, Vetiver is known as the "oil of tranquility" for its calming and grounding effect on the mind, body and spirit.
Vetiver adds an earthy element to exotic fragrances. It is said to help with rest and soothing mental exhaustion.Uses of Vetiver Essential Oil
IndonesiaHistory and Background
In Chinese medicine, cool and moist energy, earth element, clears heat, nourishes, calms and uplifts, supports yin functions.
Relaxes overactive mind and nurtures self-identity. Comforting to those feeling uprooted or without stability. Good for the perfectionist who loses touch with being.Physical Description
Dark brown in color and with thick, viscous consistency.Aromatic Description
Vetiver has a deep, hearty, woody, musky, myrrh-like, smoky, subtle aroma.Biological Makeup and Components
Vetiverol, vitivone, terpenes (vetiverenes)Extraction Technique
Vetiver essential oil is extracted by steam distillation from roots and rootlets.Information for Aromatherapists
This middle to base note is an excellent fixative. Vetiver blends well with sandalwood, juniper, fir, spruce, pepper, bergamot, and frankincense.
Our Vetiver essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions
All of our essential oils are 100% natural and free of any chemicals, pesticides and synthetic perfumes.
These products are NOT intended to diagnose, cure or prevent any disease. This information is NOT a substitute for professional medical treatment or consultation. Prior to using essential oils, Source Vitál always recommends consulting your medical professional if you are pregnant, epileptic, have cancer, have liver issues, or any other serious illness. Do NOT ingest essential oils internally or apply undiluted oils onto the skin without consultation from an experienced and trained aromatherapist or aromatherapy practitioner. Always consult an aromatherapist before using essential oils for babies and children.
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