Patchouli is a perennial bushy herb with a sturdy stem, furry leaves and white flowers that have hints of purple. The leaves are put through a steam distillation process to extract the essential oil. Patchouli can have a sweet, musky (similar to stinky feet) characteristic aroma and is generally used for incense and darker perfumes.extraction: steam distillationplant part: leavesorigin: Indonesiaingredients: pogostemon cablin (patchouli) essential oil
Patchouli is considered to be a base note with a medium earthy aroma in perfumery and blends well with: bergamot, cardamom, cinnamon, clary sage, clove, coriander, cypress, frankincense, geranium, grapefruit, ginger, lavender, lemongrass, litsea cubeba, mandarin/tangerine, myrrh, neroli, orange (sweet), sandalwood, ylang-ylang.
A balancing diffusing recipe using Patchouli ...3 drops of Patchouli 2 drops of Pine2 drops of Ylang-YlangAromatherapy is known as blending both science and art, using naturally extracted aromatic essences from plants to balance, harmonize and promote the health of body, mind and spirit.WARNINGS: If pregnant, nursing or under doctor’s care, consult with physician. Never use essential oils undiluted on skin - always use in a carrier oil if applying to skin. Discontinue use if skin irritation occurs. Avoid use with sensitive or damaged skin. Keep out of reach of children. Do not consume. For External Use Only. OK For Kids: 2+Kids Max Dilution: 1%Shelf Life: 7 Years
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