Patchouli 100% pure essential oil
Extraction method: steam distilled
Aroma: earthy, richly wooden and spicy. A heady exotic scent.
Mood effects: infuses a sense of balance, sharpens and clarifies the mind for problem-solving.
Body effects: has a diuretic effect which helps with fluid retention. Provides relief from insect bites. On the skin, patchouli helps skin cell regeneration and can be used to heal eczema, sores and wounds
How to use
Place a few drops in your aromatherapy diffuser
along with water to create an infusing mist which will carry the benefits through your space.
To apply topically, add a little patchouli essential oil to a carrier oil such as coconut or jojoba oil, at a ratio of around 1 part essential oil to 25 parts carrier oil.
Blends well with these essential oils: bergamot, clary sage, frankincense, geranium, lavender, lemongrass, myrrh, neroli, rose, rosewood and sandalwood.
General precautions: Always dilute essential oils in a carrier oil if applying externally (1:25 ratio is a good rule of thumb.) Not to be taken internally. Use the gentlest oils at low doses with children. If you are pregnant or have any medical condition, use oils only under the guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner.
Shipping time: Mood Infuser's patchouli essential oil ships same or next business day via courier for fast delivery throughout New Zealand.