Patchouli oil essential
Name: Patchouli oil
Botanical name: Pogostemon patchouli
Production: steam distillation
Fragrance: intense, sultry, woody, earthy, sweet
Effect on the body: aphrodisiac, antiseptic
Effect on the psyche: gives courage and strength, relaxation, satisfaction, security
Note: Natural essential oils should not be applied undiluted to the skin as this can cause skin irritation.