Patchouli Essential Oil
Essential oils are extracted from medicinal plants and have a stimulating and healing effect on muscles and organs. Bio Scents has an extensive series of essential oils, each with its own strength and application.
Bio Scents patchouli oil is obtained from the leaves and stems of the patchouli plant, an evergreen, bushy herb that grows about 75 cm in height. The patchouli essential oil is extracted from patchouli from Sri Lanka, where it grows natively.
Skincare: Patchouli's antifungal, antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties can help soothe the skin of dryness, acne & eczema.
Dandruff: Patchouli may help relieve dandruff when applied to the scalp. Add a few drops to a carrier oil and massage into your scalp, or add a few drops to your shampoo.
Aromatic benefits: Calming & Relaxing - Patchouli may promote a feeling of calmness and relaxation and is used in ayurvedic medicine to relieve anxiety, stress & depression.
How to use:
- Burn 4-5 drops of the oil with a layer of water in an oil burner, and place the oil burner on the nearest table to you so you can inhale oils to help you to calm and relax.
- Add 4 drops to 10ml carrier oil (can be any carrier oil you have around, like peanut or olive oil) and massage the oil into your skin.
- Add 4-5 drops of the oil to your shampoo to help relieve dandruff.
- Add 4-5 drops of patchouli essential oil to a carrier oil and add to a hot bath before going to bed.
Origin: Sri Lanka
Method: Steam Distillation
Extracted from: Young Leaves & Stems
Latin name: Pogostemon Cablin Bentham
Scent: This premium organic patchouli oil has a naturally rich, earthy, smoky and slightly sweet scent.
Warning: Do not use undiluted on the skin. Do not use on damaged or irritated skin. If you are pregnant from suffering from a medical condition, you must complete live use beforehand. In the event of skin irritation, immediately discontinue use and seek medical advice. For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of the reach of children. Flammable. Store in a cool and dark place.