The specific properties include use as an antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, anti-emetic, antimicrobial, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, antitoxic, antiviral, aphrodisiac, astringent, bactericidal, carminative, deodorant, digestive, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicidal, nerving, prophylactic, stimulating and tonic agent. In the perfumery industry, it is interesting to note that Patchouli improves with age, and that the aged product is what is preferred over freshly harvested.
- In aromatherapy, Patchouli is an excellent fixative that can help extend other, more expensive oils
- Blends well with: Sandalwood, Bergamot, Cedarwood, Rose, Orange, Cassia, Myrrh and Opoponax
Ingredients: 100% pure steam distilled Patchouli oil
Warning: Patchouli is a safe oil to use topically but if using for the first time, dilute it with a carrier oil and do a skin patch test.