Vetiver Essential Oil

vetiver essential oil, vetiver plant



Vetiver essential oil has a musky but pleasant scent and can be used topically, inhaled or added to food or drink. Its effect is very soothing and it quiets the mind. I diffuse vetiver when I am reading and it helps me maintain my focus.


Vetiver (Vetiveria zizanioides)

Botanical Family:
Poaeceae or Gramineae

Extraction: Steam distilled from root

Properties: Antiseptic, antispasmodic, calming,
grounding, warming, stimulant of red blood cell
production; helps with acne, anxiety, arthritis, cuts,
depression, skin care

Uses: Diffuse, apply topically, add a drop to food or
drink

Fragrant Influence: Psychologically grounding, calming, stabilizing; helps cope with stress and shocks

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Aromatherapy blending

Vetiver mixes well with:

Clary sage
Jasmine
Lavender
Patchouly
Rose
Sandalwood
Ylang ylang


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