AROMATIC & THERAPEUTIC RESEARCH REPORTED: aphrodisiac, anxiety, calming, clearing, concentration, exhaustion, relaxing, self-hypnosis, soothing, stress, acne, antibiotic, antidepressant, antifungal, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, astringent, athlete's foot, carminative, cellulite, cicatrizant, constipation, dandruff, deodorant, diuretic, dry skin, febrifuge, fixative, fungicidal, ganglion, insecticidal (insect repellent), jock itch, lower abdominal pain, nervine, normal skin, oily skin, seborrhea, sedative, thrush, tonic, wrinkles. Other benefits attributed: Helps treat eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis and sores. Gives relief from constipation. Can be used as a temporary antidote against insect bites.
BLENDS WELL WITH: allspice, armoise, balsam de peru, bergamot, cedarwood, chamomile, clary sage, clove, geranium, ginger, lavender, myrrh, neroli, rose, sandalwood, spikenard, vetiver.
SAFETY WARNINGS: No threats have been found for using patchouli essential oil. Never ingest essential oils without a prescription. Use carrier oil when applying to skin.
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: Sri Lanka DISTILLATION METHOD: steam PLANT PARTS USED: leaves GUARANTEED FOOD GRADE BY DISTILLER: yes GMO CONTENT: none AROMA: strong, balsamic, earthy, spicy, sweet, woodsy COLOR & CONSISTENCY: medium to viscous, golden orange to dark reddish brown liquid PLANT FAMILY: Lamiaceae NOTE: base