Patchouli  Pogostemon cablin

A member of the mint family, Patchouli is known to help with skin imperfections, while also providing a grounding, balancing effect on emotions.

Primary Benefits
• Grounding, balancing effect on emotions
• Promotes a smooth, glowing complexion
• Reduces the appearance of wrinkles, blemishes, and skin imperfections

Aromatic Description
Herbaceous, camphoraceous

Collection Method
Steam Distillation

Plant Part
Leaf

Main Constituents
Patchouli alcohol, α-Bulnesene, α-Guaiene

Patchoulol is the sesquiterpene alcohol which is the primary chemical constituent of patchouli essential oil.
Research

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Aromatic Usage Suggestions

  • Add three to four drops in a diffuser to help provide grounding and balance emotions.
  • Known for its musky-sweet aroma
Topical Usage Suggestions

  • Combine with Peppermint and apply to the forehead, temples, or back of the neck after a long day of work.
  • Apply one to two drops to help reduce the appearance of wrinkles, blemishes, or problem skin areas, or add to your favorite moisturizer.
  • Combine with Vetiver and apply to the bottoms of feet to help calm emotions.
  • Promotes a smooth, glowing complexion.
Internal Use Suggestions:

  • Take in a veggie capsule to support healthy immune function*
  • Take in a veggie capsule to support balanced hormones*
  • Take in a veggie capsule to support balanced emotions*
Can be applied topically without dilution (neat)

Directions for Use

Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with  Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity.

Cautions

Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.