Vetiver Essential Oil

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SKU: VetiverEO10ml
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Vetiver (Vetiveria zizanoides)


Properties: Antiseptic, antispasmodic, calming, grounding, immune-stimulant, rubefacient (locally warming), sedative (nervous system), stimulant (circulatory, production of red corpuscles).

Folklore: Known in India as “oil of tranquility,” vetiver is distilled from the root of a scented grass native to India that is botanically related to citronella and lemongrass.

Historical Uses: The distillation of vetiver is a painstaking, labor-intensive activity. The roots and rootlets of vetiver have been used in India as a perfume since antiquity.

Other Possible Uses: Vetiver may help acne, anorexia, anxiety, arthritis, breasts (enlarge), cuts, depression (including postpartum), insomnia, muscular rheumatism, nervousness (extreme), skin care (oily, aging, tired, irritated), sprains, and stress. It may also be effective at repelling termites.

Body System(s) Affected: Emotional Balance, Hormonal and Nervous Systems, Skin.

Aromatic Influence: Vetiver has a heavy, smokey, earthy fragrance reminiscent of patchouli with lemon like undertones. Because of its psychologically grounding, calming, and stabilizing properties, vetiver has also been valuable for relieving stress and helping people recover from emotional traumas and shock. As a natural tranquilizer, it may help induce a restful sleep. It is known to affect the parathyroid gland. According to Susanne Fischer-Rizzi, “Sexual energies become more peaceful and grounded.”