Item#: 508264 CAS: 8014-09-3
Odor Strength: Medium
Odor: Earthy, woody, dry, minty
Patchouli comes from the Lamiaceae family, or otherwise known as the “mint” family. The scent is earthy, woody, dry and minty. Patchouli is mainly used in aromatherapy, flavor and the fragrance industry. Patchouli’s essential oil collected by drying the leaves of the patchouli plant then undergoing a distillation process. Patchouli, as well as many other essential oils, is suggested to contain many healing properties. It is commonly used to treat acne, indigestion, insomnia and a wide variety of other problems. Patchouli can also act as an insect repellent and promote the healing of burns along with inflammation. In aromatherapy, Patchouli essential oil can be added to a bath or even directly to the skin. It is commonly put into a diffusor for the pleasant scent.
European traders used to trade a pound of gold for a pound of patchouli!
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