Vetivert Essential Oil is known throughout India and Sri Lanka as The Oil of Tranquility.
Try burning or vaporising it to experience it's lovely, calming action on the emotions and to soothe feelings of anger or frustration. It may also help you to sleep.
Used extensively in perfumes - you may find the perfume is more pleasing when diluted. It's also useful as a fixative in oil mixtures.
You might also like to try adding a few drops to your bath - this will help to reduce stress and you can relax while you take in its amazingly relaxing aroma.
In skincare Vetivert can be blended with a massage oil to help with mental and physical exhaustion, rheumatism and arthritic pain and insomnia.
In a cream or lotion Vetivert is beneficial to dry, dehydrated and irritated skin.
Oil distilled from the roots of a tall perennial scented grass.
A deep smokey, earthy, woody base note with a sweet undertone.
Relaxing and soothing. Calms anger and irritability.
Vetiverol, vitivone, terpenes, e.g. vetivines, among others.
Relaxing, soothing. Calms anger and irritability.
Has been used in perfumes in India for thousands of years. Also to protect livestock from vermin. Known as The Oil of Tranquility in India and Sri Lanka.
Dilute in a carrier oil before skin application. Keep away from children and out of eyes. Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin. For further advice on using essential oils to treat medical conditions, we recommend you seek advice from a professional.
Please note that Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.
"Vetivert is deeply relaxing, so valuable in massage and baths for anybody experiencing stress, anxiety, insomnia or depression. To soak in a vetivert bath is one of the most de-stressing experiences I know" - an excerpt from Aromatherapy an A - Z by Patricia Davis.
"Stress - Add Ylang Ylang Essential Oil, Vetivert, and Neroli Light Essential Oil to baths. Add Lavender Essential Oil, Ylang Ylang Essential Oil , Vetivert and Neroli Light Essential Oil to a essential oil diffuser. Inhale Vetivert and Neroli Light Essential Oil from a tissue." - an excerpt from Aromatherapy Simply For You .