Patchouli essential oil is a popular perfume and a well-known aphrodisiac.
It is grounding, and both rejuvenating and relaxing. It supports moods and gives strength to cope with everyday stresses and strains.
It is also a useful oil to diffuse outdoors to keep bugs away, and is antifungal, antiviral, antimicrobial, antiseptic, antibacterial.
In skincare, patchouli essential oil is used to balance skin and for healthy skin cell regeneration and repair. It is also useful as a hair oil for dry scalp.
Patchouli essential oil is steam distilled from the dried leaves and stems of the herb.
100% pure patchouli essential oil – nothing else is added.
Blend 5-10 drops and add to a bath.
Mix 5-10 drops with water to use in an oil burner.
Mix 6-10 drops with hot water as an inhalation.
Patch test before use on the skin.
Patchouli essential oil blends well with black pepper, clary sage, frankincense, ginger, myrrh, neroli, rose, pine, sandalwood.
Safe during pregnancy and breastfeeding when used within the guidelines.
Safe for children when used within the guidelines.
Some possible drug interactions. May inhibit blood clotting.
Patch test before use.
Do not take internally unless prescribed.
Keep away from children and eyes.
If you have a medical condition check with your practitioner before use.