100% Pure Patchouli Essential Oil
(Pogostemon cablin)

Attributes

Patchouli oil has been known to be soothing to the nervous system and has traditionally been used to relieve symptoms of depression and stress. It is effective for fungal and bacterial infection and is of great help for insect bites. It could also be used as an insect repellent and is also used as a support for dealing with any substance addiction.

Its diuretic properties is effective in fighting water retention and to break up cellulite, easing constipation and helping to reduce overweight.

In addition, it has a great deodorizing action, while cooling down inflammations and assisting with wound healing. For the skin, this oil is one of the most active and is a superb tissue regenerator, helping to stimulate the growth of new skin cells. In wound healing, it not only promotes faster healing, but also helps to prevent ugly scarring when the wound heals. This is why it is used to treat eczema, sores, acne, ulcers, any fungal infections, as well as scalp disorders.

Therapeutic properties

Antidepressant, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, astringent, cicatrisant, cytophylactic, deodorant, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicide, insecticide, sedative and tonic.

Information

Botanical Name

Pogostemon cablin

Aroma

Musky, earthy, strong spicy and herbaceous

Note Classification

Base

Extraction

Steam distillation

Part of Plant

Leaves

Country of Origin

Indonesia/ India

Ingredients

100% pure patchouli essential oil

Sizes Available

10ml, 100ml, 1, 2, 5, 10, 25 litres

Suggested Aromatherapy Usages

  • For car scenter/ diffuser use, drip oil onto the oil pad.
  • For use on pillow, add a few drops of essential oils onto a couple of cotton balls and tuck them in both sides of your pillow just underneath the pillow
  • For use in candle burner/ electric vapourizer/ aromatic lamp diffuser, add 6 -10 drops or more if desired into the recessed bowl containing warm water.
  • For bath or foot bath, add a few drops of essential oils into bathtub or bucket containing warm water.
  • For inhalation, add a few drops to a cotton ball, soft tissue, diffuser or small pot of hot water. Cover your head with a large towel, close your eyes, put your face above the water and inhale deeply. Repeat as required.
  • For all other uses, carefully dilute with a carrier oil such as jojoba, almond or coconut oil prior to use. Please consult an essential oil book or other professional reference source for suggested dilution ratios.

Cautions

  • For external use only.
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Keep away from flame. Store in a cool, dry place.
  • Avoid direct contact with eyes and all sensitive areas.
  • If pregnant or lactating, consult your healthcare practitioner before using.
  • Natural essential oils are highly concentrated and should be used with care.
  • It is non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing, but the smell of patchouli oil may be a little intense for some people.