Vetiver Vetiveria Zizanioides
Plant Part; Used; Steam distilled Roots
All Natural, Certified Organic, Food Grade with supervision.
Aroma; Strong, Earthy, Woody and Smoky.
Color; The Oil is amber-brown in color.
Similar to Patchouli and Sandalwood essential oils, it improves with aging. Scent varies depending on the plant`s location of origin.
Oil of Tranquility. It gives the soothing properties of tranquility by, helping with insomnia and stress that leads to sleep loss, (Blending Vetiver, Sandalwood, and Clary Sage). Vetiver has that calming and sedative agent, (only in small doses, can give the opposite effect in some cases if too much) leaving your mind relaxed, which allows you to balance your hormones naturally. Anxiety, depression.
Skin: Heals scars and marks on skin, (cicatrisant) meaning it heals scars by regeneration of skin and tissue. Can remove dark spots or signs of acne and pox, anti-aging, eczema, treat stretch marks, cracks and other skin disorders. Anti-fungal
Brain: There have been many studies done with Vetiver, and other essential oils added, being very effective in treating ADHD, ADD as a natural remedy. I use this myself in my End Of My Witt’s End roll on, for ages 2, ages 6-10, and Adults (added to the serum section of website), instructions for use on the bottle. It cools the mind and improves concentration, focus, study budy, grounding , calming. I couldn`t have gotten through my Aromatherapy schooling with out this roll on. Wonderful for inhalation, use sit quietly for a few minutes and let the blend take hold.
Perfume: For many centuries its been used as a perfume. Will help by adding 1-2 drop to your wrist, neck, and chest as a wonderful perfume to benefit your mind and mood. Also helps to build your immune system. Being sure you don`t have sensitive skin reaction to it, if so dilute with a carrier oil. If you love the aroma use in bath by adding 3-4 drops and soak away the blues, could add a drop of grapefruit and teaspoon of jojoba oil making your own Vetiver Bath. Add vetiver to a cream or, lotion. Make your own calming massage oil by adding 3-5 drops with equal parts of jojoba or another carrier oil to give your skin a clean, moisturizing feel, and leave your mind at peace. It can be hard to diffuse being very thick, like all thick oils it will clog electric diffusers.
Pest Repellent; Some research shows that adding vetiver on the scalp is able to repel and control lice. Can work as a mosquito and termite repellent Due to it`s long lasting activity.
Vetiver should be used with caution while pregnant, or breastfeeding.
Kim’s Boutique is not held responsible for any reactions to ingredients.
I receive my Essential Oils from a company that has been in business since 1908. that works with hundred of farmers in the United States and in over 30 countries from around the world. They supply to a lot of large companies that sell essential oils, with several grades to chose from Natural, Organic, Kosher, Food Grade, Pure Essential Oils. I`m a Certified Aromatherapist so only believing in the best Pure Organic Top Grade Essential Oils to work with.