Vetiver Essential Oil

Vetiver Essential Oil

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Vetiveria Zizanoides

Vetiver has been known since antiquity as "the oil of tranquillity". It is a heavy, rich oil which is recommended when one is feeling down.  In a massage blend it is profoundly relaxing whilst in a burner it releases a scent which can calm the most agitated of minds and soothe the most restless of bodies.

Source:  Vetiveria zizanoides is grown in Indonesia.

Extraction:  Vetiver essential oil is obtained by steam distillation of the root of the plant.

Aroma:  Vetiver essential oil has a strong, warm, earthy, masculine scent.

Uses:  Massage, baths, vaporisation and may be added to base emollients.

Blends well with:  Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Lemongrass, May Chang, Mandarin, Oakmoss, Opopanax, Orange, Patchouli, Rose, Sandalwood and Ylang Ylang.

Caution:  Always dilute Vetiver essential oil to 5% or less in a suitable carrier oil before application to skin.

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