Vetiver (Vetiveria Zizanoides) – 15ml

$39.00

Vetiver Essential Oil is distilled from the roots of a grass used in India and Sri Lanka for the creation of woven matting

    Description

    Vetiver (Vetiveria Zizanoides) Essential Oil is distilled from the roots of a grass used in India and Sri Lanka for the creation of woven matting. It is used in aromatherapy and massage therapy, in skin-care products, and as a base note in perfumery. The word vetiver comes from the Tamil word that means ‘hatcheted up’, a description of the way in which the roots are collected.

    Botanical Name: Vetiveria Zizanoides

    Plant Part: Root

    Origin: Indonesia

    Processing Method: Steam distilled

    Description / Color / Consistency: Has a medium consistency, and is a brown to reddish brown liquid.

    Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A base note with a strong aroma, has an earthy, woody scent characteristic of oils derived from roots, with a rich note that is popular in products designed for men.

    Blends With: Cedarwood, Chamomile, Frankincense, Ginger, Jasmine, Juniper, Lavender, Lemongrass, Patchouli, Rose, Sandalwood, Spikenard, Vanilla, and Ylang-ylang.

    Product Abstract:

    Vetiver Essential Oil is distilled from the roots of a grass used in India and Sri Lanka for the creation of woven matting. It is used in aromatherapy and massage therapy, in skin-care products, and as a base note in perfumery. The word vetiver comes from the Tamil word that means ‘hatcheted up’, a description of the way in which the roots are collected.

    Note: This oil can be very thick. If so, we would recommend placing the bottle in a very hot water bath, and changing the water frequently until it is back to its liquid state, then gently agitating it before use.

    Cautions: Dilute before use; May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.

    Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.

    Popular carrier oil choice: Fractionated Coconut Oil

    Additional information

    Weight .1 kg
    Dimensions 4 × 4 × 8 cm
    Size

    100ml, 15ml, 500ml