Vetiver (Vetiveria ziazaniodes) essential oil has an earthy, mossy, rooty bouquet with a sweet floral undertone. A grounding essence that calms nervousness and tension. Also, an anti inflammatory that looses tight muscles and clears skin. This is a 10% dilution in a base of fractionated coconut oil.
Best ways to use Vetiver essential oil:
Other oils it blends well with:
Atlas cedar, bergamot, jasmine, lavender, lemon, mandarin, neroli, patchouli, rose, sandalwood, sweet orange, ylang ylang.
Fun facts: Is distilled from the root of a grass native to Asia. Farmers plant vetiver around crops to prevent runoff and loss of nutrients in crops. In India they use the grass as an insect repellent.
Cautions: Non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing.