Usage guidance: Dilute to 5% or less in carrier oil before applying.
Source: Cultivated in India, China, Indonesia, Malaysia and South America.
Extraction: Steam distillation of the dried leaves and shoots.
Aroma: 1960s hippy! Woody and musky with a long-lasting scent.
Properties: Steeped in Indian mysticism and known for its association with the 1960s hippy movement, Patchouli essential oil is both invigorating and soothing. It has skin-rejuvenating properties and is a popular choice for head and scalp massages. Try adding a few drops to a warm bath for a stimulating soak.
Caution: Always ensure appropriate dilution before application. Keep away from eyes. Do not swallow. See the Safety Advice for further guidance.