Vetiver Essential Oil

The vetiver plant is popular because of its extensive root mass which helps in soil conservation. Its essential oil on the other hand is known for its benefits for mental health including its calming, relaxing and sensual effects. It is also highly beneficial for the skin.

Commitment to Quality

With the safety of your home in mind, we’re meticulous about every step of our process. To make sure each plant reaches its potential, we carefully and ethically choose a region where it will thrive. Then we work with our farmers. When our plants have reached maturity, they are harvested safely and fairly. From there we collect their natural essential oils through either cold-pressing or steam-distillation. Every batch is then tested to ensure 100% purity.

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Product Details

The vetiver plant is popular because of its extensive root mass which helps in soil conservation. Its essential oil, on the other hand, is known for its benefits for mental health including its calming, relaxing and sensual effects. It is also highly beneficial for the skin.

Uses:

  • Calms
  • Promotes healthy skin
  • Promotes relaxation

Details:

  • Botanical Name: Vetiveria zizanoides
  • Origin: China
  • Extraction Method: Steam distilled
  • Plant Part: Roots
  • Plant Description: Often found near riverbanks and plains, Vetiver has been grown in India since ancient times. It grows up to 2 meters tall with thin green leaves and purple-grey flowers
  • Aroma: Smokey, woody, herbaceous, earthly and slightly woody
  • Note: Base
  • Consistency: Thick
  • Color: Golden or dark brown
  • Blends Well With: Sandalwood, Geranium, Patchouli, Grapefruit, lavender, ylang-ylang and Jasmine

Cautions:

  • Kid Safe: Yes, 2+
  • Pregnancy Safe: Yes
  • Breastfeeding Safe: Yes
  • More Safety Info: Safe, non-toxic, dermal maximum 15% due to isouegenol (based on 1.3% isoeugenol content), storage life up to 6 years

*These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Recipes

Hot Springs in the Forest Bath Salt

  • 2 oz (56 g) Pink Himalayan salt
  • 1 teaspoon (5 ml) Jojoba Oil
  • 2 drops Vetiver Essential Oil
  • 3 drops Fir Needle Essential Oil
  • 2 oz Amber Glass Jar

Put the pink salt and jojoba in the jar, then add the essential oils. Stir gently with a glass stirring rod or the handle of a stainless steel spoon. Use the whole jar in your bath!

Shower Body Scrub

  • 1 oz (28 g) Pink Himalayan Salt
  • 1 oz (30 ml) Jojoba Oil
  • 2 drops Vetiver Essential Oil
  • 3 drops Fir Needle Essential Oil

Combine ingredients, rub on body, rinse, and pat dry.  Enjoy exfoliated skin!

Grounding Personal Inhaler Blend

  • 5 drops Vetiver
  • 5 drops of Cedarwood (Atlas)
  • 5 drops Lavender 

Add to a personal inhaler and inhale as needed or make a stock bottle and add 5-6 drops of this blend to your diffuser to create a calming space.  

Massage Oil

  • 5 drops Vetiver Essential Oil 
  • 5 drops German Chamomile Essential Oil
  • 2 drops Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
  • 8 drops Orange Essential Oil
  • 2 ounces Jojoba Oil
  • 2 ounce Bottle

Add to bottle and shake to mix well.  Apply to the skin after bath or for full body massage.