Vetiver has a strong, woody scent. I am personally not a fan of the smell of Vetiver on its own, but I do love the grounding base note it brings to many blends. Try it blended with Jasmine, Rose, and Ylang Ylang. Vetiver Essential Oil is deeply calming and immune-boosting.
Vetiveria zizanioides or Chrysopogon zizanioides
PLANT PART USED
Antifungal, immunostimulant, CNS sedative, skin healing, tonic, cooling.
Acne, cuts, oily skin, wounds, arthritis, muscular aches and pains, rheumatism, sprains, stiffness, debility, depression, insomnia, nervous tension.
Non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing. Do not use in pregnant women. Do not use in lactating women. Do not use in children under 6.
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