The rich, earthy scent of patchouli is grounding, soothing, and especially valuable for 'dreamers' and people who tend to neglect or feel detached from their physical body. Patchouli may be used for dry skin.
A dark orange or brownish coloured viscous oil with an extremely rich, sweet, herbaceous, aromatic, spicy, woody, balsamic aroma.
Botanical name:Pogostemom cablin
Method of extraction:Steam distillation
A typical chemical composition of Patchouli Essential Oil from Indonesia:b-patchoulene (2.9-3.8%), a-guaiene (13.1-15.2%), caryophyllene (3.3-3.9%), a-patchoulene (5.1-5.9%), seychellene (8.6-9.4%), a-bulnesene (14.7-16.8%), norpatchoulenol (0.5%).