Pogostemon Patchouly has a strong, earthy fragrance that is
sweet and spicy. It blends well with Black Pepper, Clary Sage, Frankincense,
Geranium, Lavender and Myrrh. This EO is said to be antidepressant, antiseptic,
aphrodisiac, astringent, deodorant, fungicide and insecticide. May cause loss
of appetite. Its odor may be too persistent for some people. Due to its strong
astringent and cicatrisant properties, it may be helpful for loose skin,
especially after dieting, used in many anti-wrinkle products.
diuretic properties are useful in cases of fluid retention and cellulite. Well
known to increase libido, considered an aphrodisiac. Relieves effects from
insect bites, protects clothes from moths. It is known as a tissue regenerator
which helps stimulate regrowth of skin cells and the forming of scar tissue.
Heals rough, cracked skin. Useful for treating acne, eczema, fungal infections
and scalp disorders including dandruff. Blends well with black pepper, clary
sage, frankincense, geranium, lavender and myrrh. Flash point: 215 F.