What is Patchouli Essential Oil?
Patchouli oil or patchouli essential oil is obtained from the dried leaves and stems of the patchouli plant (botanically Pogostemon cablin). This oil has many medicinal properties and is used in healthcare.
What is patchouli essential oil good for?
- Patchouli essential oil is good for treating and preventing acne and other skin conditions.
- Patchouli essential oil is good for emotional wellbeing.
What is patchouli essential oil used for?
Patchouli oil is used for repelling bugs and mosquitoes, protecting skin, maintaining scalp health, etc.
How to apply patchouli essential oil?
Patchouli essential oil is applied on the body after diluting it with carrier oils, lotions, creams and face washes.
What does patchouli smell like?
Patchouli oil is base oil with a strong and rich woody and earthy aroma. However, it also has a sweet and spicy scent.
What is patchouli essential oil good for in a diffuser?
Patchouli essential oil is added to a diffuser to diffuse its aroma for aromatherapy. Inhaling the aroma of patchouli induces calmness and peace within and keeps emotions grounded.
Where to find good patchouli essential oil?
You can find patchouli essential oil at Gya Labs. While buying essential oils you should verify the authenticity of the product. At Gya labs you can check the English and Latin names of the product, verify the source of the product and learn about the essential oil most suited for your needs.
How to use patchouli essential oil for face?
Take two drops of patchouli oil and mix it with a tablespoon of olive or almond oil and gently massage it on the face till the oil is absorbed.
How to use patchouli essential oil on your body?
Patchouli oil must be diluted with carrier oils, lotions or even water before applying it on the body.
How to make an essential oil roller patchouli?
Take a roller ball bottle and remove the top roller ball. Add 10 drops of patchouli and fill the rest with fractionated coconut oil. Reattach the lid tightly, shake well and start using.
What is the difference between light and dark patchouli essential oil?
The difference between light and dark patchouli essential oil is due to the container in which the oil is steam distilled. The dark patchouli oil is steam distilled in iron vats and the light patchouli is steam distilled in stainless steel vats. Light patchouli oil is also called iron free patchouli oil. Besides the color, the two oils also have slightly different aromas.