Vetiver is known as "The Oil of Tranquility." The fragrance of Vetiver Essential Oil varies considerably from country to country. The aromatic difference is based on environmental factors and at which age the roots are harvested. Indonesian Vetiver essential oil tends to be a dark amber colored oil with a Musky, Earthy, Deep, and Rooty aroma. It blends well with herbal as well as floral compositions. Vetiver essential oil is used to help ground and stabilize the emotions. It is recommended by aromatherapists for relaxing a hyperactive mind and nurturing an insecure self. Also, Vetiver is commonly used to stimulate the endocrine glands and circulatory system, as well as lowering rapid heart rate and returning the body to a calmer state. Vetiver Essential Oil contains roughly 96% Sesquiterpenes. Sesquiterpene molecules deliver oxygen molecules to cells. The molecules also can erase or deprogram miswritten codes in cellular memory, allowing for much healthier cells.
Specific Benefits of Vetiver Essential Oil as follows:Grounding and calming... Well known in aromatherapy as an emotionally grounding oil, vetiver can be used to de-stress, in situations of burnout, anxiety, or emotional instability, and as a way to achieve feelings of peace and calm in difficult situations.
Skincare... Thanks to its tonic and antiseptic properties, vetiver essential oil can be used for a number of skincare applications, including for acne and balancing oily skin.
Whole body tonic... Vetiver essential oil is believed to stimulate the immune system, to optimize metabolic function, and to act as a tonic for the liver, the stomach, and the intestines.
Properties: Analgesic, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Anti-inflammatory, Antimicrobial, Antioxidant, Antiseptic, Antispasmodic, Cell Proliferant, Depurative, Emmenagogue, Sedative, Stimulant, Tonic, Vermifuge, Vulnerary
Perfumery Note: Base
Aroma: Sweet, Heavy, Earthy, and Smoky
Blends with: Bergamot, Bulgarian Rose, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Geranium, Ginger, Helichrysum, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Mandarin, Melissa, Patchouli, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang.
Recipes We Love:Aphrodisiac Natural Perfume:
5ml (1tsp) Rose Hip Seed Oil
15 drops Damiana Essential Oil
10 drops Ylang Ylang Complete Essential Oil
10 drops Rose Otto Essential Oil
35 drops Vetiver Essential Oil
30 drops Patchouli Essential Oil
Mix the oils together and apply to your wrists, neck, or any other part of your body for a mysterious and scintillating natural fragrance.
1 ounce Argan Oil
4 drops Vetiver Essential Oil
6 drops Rose Geranium Essential Oil
6 drops Lavender Essential Oil
12 drops Tea Tree Essential Oil
Blend the oils together and apply regularly to any acne or blemishes until skin normalizes.
Vetiver Essential Oil
All of these oils are known to help clear the mind and promote positive emotions. Use them in equal parts with your diffuser, or mix and match them as you like.