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Patchouli Oil

 

Introduction:

Botanical Name : Pogostemon cablin

Common Method of Extraction : Steam Distilled

Plant Part Typically Used : Leaves

Color : Deep Golden Brown

Consistency : Medium Thick

Perfumery Note : Base

Strength of Initial Aroma : Medium

Aromatic Description : Rich, earthy, woody aroma with a nearly hidden fruity note.

Family: Labiatae

Properties:

Description & Extraction:

It is a perennial, bushy plant that grows up to 1meter (3 feet) high, with a sturdy, hairy stem and large, fragrant, furry leaves, about four inches long and five inches across. It has whitish flowers tinged with purple. The plant is native to Malaysia and India, where it is known as 'puchaput'. The word is derived from Hindustan word 'patch' meaning 'green' and 'ilai' meaning 'leaf.' Patchouli oil has a rich musky-sweet, strong spicy and herbaceous smell. It is light yellow to dark brown in color and is a thick oil. Patchouli oil is extracted from Pogostemon cablin (also known as Pogostemon patchouli) of the Labiatae family and is also known as patchouly and puchaput. Patchouli oil is extracted from the young leaves which are dried and fermented prior to steam distillation and yields 2 - 3 %. This oil improves with age to have a fuller, more well rounded odor.

1.Blends well with:

Patchouli essential oils blend well with one another, patchouli oil blends particularly well with bergamot, clary sage, geranium, lavender and myrrh.

2.Chemical Composition:

The chemical components of patchouli oil are b-patchoulene, a-guaiene, caryophyllene, a-patchoulene, seychellene, a-bulnesene, norpatchoulenol, patchouli alcohol and pogostol.

3.Toxicological Properties:

Patchouli oil are antidepressant, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, astringent, cicatrisant, cytophylactic, deodorant, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicide, insecticide, sedative and tonic.

Uses & Precautions:

Patchouli oil has grounding and balancing effect on the emotions and banishes lethargy, while sharpening the wits, fighting depression and anxiety.

It is also said to create an amorous atmosphere.

It is effective for fungal and bacterial infection and is of great help for insect bites.

It could also be used as an insect repellant and is also used as a support for dealing with any substance addiction.

With its excellent diuretic properties, it is effective in fighting water retention and to break up cellulite, easing constipation and helping to reduce overweight.

It is non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing, but the smell of patchouli oil may be a little persistent for some people and large doses may cause loss of appetite in some individuals.

Summary:

Patchouli oil has a beneficial effect on the skin, helps for infections and insect bites, water retention and can help with stress related problems and addictions.

Available in

Patchouli Concentrated Oil(5 ml)
INR
80
USD
1.31
Patchouli Concentrated Oil(10 ml)
INR
150
USD
2.46
Patchouli Concentrated Oil(30 ml)
INR
270
USD
4.43
Patchouli Concentrated Oil(1 litre)
INR
26000
USD
426.23
INR
USD
0.00

If you require the essential oil in any quantity. You can mail us at sales@astroshastra.com for further enquiries on bulk purchase.

 


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