Patchouli Essential Oil 5ml
Features & Benefits
Patchouli essential oil has a rich, earthy scent that is popular in the perfume industry as a base note. The herb, a perennial with fragrant leaves and pink tubular flowers, has been used historically to scent linens and repel moths in Southern Asia. In the USA, Patchouli and Sandalwood became the fragrance of the hippie cultural revolution in the 1960â€™s.Â Patchouli is now one of the most well known aromas used in body care.
HOW TO USE
Common Uses: Patchouli is used in therapeutic blends for relaxation, maintaining a balanced mood, worry, nervousness, occasional fatigue and romance. It can be found in lotions, soaps, perfumes, colognes, deodorants, room spray, diffusers, bath salts, linen spray, salt scrubs and bug repellants.
Blending Recommendations:Â Patchouli is the most versatile woody base note in blending. It has a velvety smooth, earthy scent that blends well with any essential oil. Patchouli is thick and binds scents to skin and clothes for a long lasting aroma.
Bay Laurel, Bergamot, Clary Sage, Coriander, Balsam Fir, Frankincense, Geranium Rose, Jasmine Absolute, Jasmine Perfume, Lavender, Neroli, Sweet Orange, Peppermint, Petitgrain, Rose Absolute, Rose Otto, Sandalwood, Tulsi, Vanilla Perfume, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang.
Safety Information:Â Maximum adult dilution: None
Cultivation:Â USDA and EcoCert Organic Cultivation in Indonesia
Composition:Â 100% Patchouli essential oil, certified organic by USDA and EcoCert
Extraction:Â Water steam distillation
PrimaryÂ Constituents:Â Sesquiterpenes and sesquiterpene alcohols:Â patchoulol, bulnesene, pogostone
Viscosity:Â Medium to thick
Color:Â Orange brown
Patchoulol (Patchouli alcohol)Â 30.84%
Alpha bulneseneÂ 18.46%
Alpha guaieneÂ 14.29%
Alpha patchouleneÂ 4.22%
Gamma patchouleneÂ 3.42%
Beta caryophylleneÂ 1.82%
norpatchoulenol nw=206Â 0.62%
Patchouli essential oil contains 114 compounds.
Shelf Life:Â Patchouli essential oil changes and thickens with age, but does not expire.Â Perfumers often seek out vintage Patchouli oil for its deep aroma.
Storage:Â Store with the cap firmly closed, standing upright, out of direct heat and sunlight.
Notes:Â Non GMO, No pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.
For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.Â This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.