Patchouli Essential Oil (Pogostemon cablin) Often associated with the hippies and the 1960s, the fragrance of Patchouli Essential Oil is rich, earthy and grounding. In perfumery and fragrance applications, patchouli is a base note that acts as a fixative and grounds a blend. Its aroma is suitable for unisex blends in skin and hair care. It is helpful for most skin types ranging from dry, cracked skin all the way to helping to regulate oily skin and acne. Patchouli Essential Oil is calming and grounding.
Plant Part Typically Used – leaves
Colour – Deep golden brown
Perfumery Note Base
Strength of Initial Aroma Medium –
Aromatic Description Rich, earthy, woody aroma with a nearly hidden fruity note