Patchouli

Patchouli: Uterine tonic, stress related disorders, dermatitis, athlete's foot, ringworm, parasites and helps eliminate toxins. Tonic, anti-infectious, antidepressant, aphrodisiac, astringent, enlarged pores and calmative. Rejuvenates skin cells, used on aging, mature and dry skin prone, scars to acne problems. Antiseptic, antifungal, antibacterial, eczema and inflamed dry cracked skin. Reduces appetite and relieves headaches. Eliminates dandruff, repels bugs, and relieves insect bites. Cellulite, slows breathing, eases menopausal sweats, impotence, frigidity. Valuable in perfuming, gives an alluring and lasting quality to any perfume. Scent: Earthy, musty, penetrating, persistently strong, base note. Source: Leaves and Flowers   -    COMMON NAME: patchouli

BOTANICAL NAME: pogostemon patchouli

ORIGIN: China, Indonesia, Japan, Madagascar

PARTS USED: leaves

FRAGRANCE: balsamic, earthy, spicy, sweet, woodsy

BLENDS: allspice, armoise, balsam de peru, bergamot, cedarwood, chamomile, clary sage, clove, geranium, ginger, lavender, myrrh, neroli, rose, sandalwood, spikenard, vetiver

AROMATIC BENEFITS: aphrodisiac, anxiety, calming, clearing, concentration, exhaustion, relaxing, self-hypnosis, soothing, stress

PHYSICAL USES: acne, antibiotic, antidepressant, antifungal, antiinfectious, antiinflammatory, antiseptic, astringent, athlete's foot, carminative, cellulite, constipation, dandruff, deodorant, diuretic, dry skin, fixative, ganglion, jock itch, lower abdominal pain, nervine, normal skin, oily skin, seborrhea, thrush, wrinkles

SAFETY WARNINGS: Do not take internally.