Botanical Name: Pogostemon cablin
Country of Origin: Sri Lanka
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Leaves
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Aromatic Scent: Rich, earthy, woody, "wine" scent
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Cedarwood Virginian, Clove Bud, Copaiba Balsam, Cypress, Geranium Egyptian, Lavender, Myrrh, Neroli, Orange Sweet, Palmarosa, Rose Absolute, Sandalwood Australian and Vetiver.
Shelf Life: 5-6 Years
Cautions: Keep out of reach of children. If pregnant or under a doctor's care, consult your physician.
Focus your mind during meditation by diffusing Patchouli alone, or add 1 drop of Patchouli with 1 drop of Basil Linalool to your aromatherapy diffuser. For topical applications, dilute to 1-3% in your favorite carrier oil.
Patchouli is very useful as part of a blend to combat shoe and foot odor. Just fill an old tube sock with baking soda, then add Lemon and Patchouli oils to baking soda and tuck sock into the shoe. Leave for 12-24 hours.
The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that essential oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a medical doctor who is also qualified in clinical aromatherapy. All cautions listed for individual oils do not include those cautions from ingestion.
These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Bottles are filled by volume. Some bottle sizes may not be filled to the top, but do contain the volume of oil specified.