- Essential Oils & Herbs
- Patchouli Essential Oil
Patchouli Essential Oil
Patchouli Dark Pure Essential Oil - 1/2 oz bottle
Botanical Name: Pogostemon Cablin
Plant Part: Leaves
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description: Patchouli is a bushy herb with stems that can reach up to 3 ft. in height with tiny pale pink flowers. For centuries the strong patchouli oil has been used in incense, perfumes and alternative medicines in East Asia. The strong earthy and herbaceous scent of patchouli oil is often recognized as the popular incense aroma during the 1960-1970’s “Hippie Movement” in the United States. Patchouli Essential Oil has a warm, earthy aroma with fresh fruit - like tones, with numerous medicinal properties and useful applications.
Common uses and benefits of Patchouli essential oil:
Reduces skin irritation & acne
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.