Historical Uses: For centuries, the Asian people used patchouli to fight infection, cool fevers, tone the skin (and entire body), and as an antidote for insect and snake bites. It was also used to treat colds, headaches, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain, and halitosis (bad breath).
French Medicinal Uses: Allergies, dermatitis, eczema, hemorrhoids, tissue regeneration.
Other Possible Uses: This oil is a digester of toxic material in the body. It may also help acne, appetite (curbs), bites (insect and snake), cellulite, congestion, dandruff, depression, the digestive system, relieve itching from hives, skin conditions (chapped; tightens loose skin), UV radiation (protects against), water retention, weeping wounds, weight reduction, and prevent wrinkles.
Body System(s) Affected: Skin.
Aromatic Influence: It is sedating, calming, and relaxing, allowing it to reduce anxiety. It may have some particular influence on sex, physical energy, and money.
Usage Instructions Application: Apply to Vita Flex Points and/or directly on area of concern; diffuse.