Patchouli Essential Oil

Patchouli Essential Oil

Patchouli is used topically in aromatherapy for dry, chapped, or weathered skin, and is known therapeutically for its regenerative properties. Inhalation of patchouli oil helps to balance and stimulate the pituitary gland, so it often used to help ground and stabilize the emotions.

Patchouli is one of the most popular essential oils in the world, used heavily as a perfumery component and worn as a personal scent for its earthy appeal.

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Patchouli Essential Oil Profile

Botanical: Pogostemon cablin | Origin: East Indies | Method: Steam Distilled


An amber or dark orange viscous liquid with a sweet, rich, herbaceous-earthy odor that improves with age. It blends well with labdanum, vetiver, sandalwood, cedarwood, oakmoss, geranium, clove bud, lavender, rose, neroli, bergamot, cinnamon bark, myrrh, opopanax, clary sage, and oriental-type bases.

Principal Constituents:

These are naturally occurring in the essential oil.

  • patchouli alcohol

  • pogostol

  • bulnesol

  • nor patchoulenol

  • bulnese

  • patchoulene


Non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing. Internally toxic. 

Important Note: The information on is only provided for educational purposes, and further research should be done on each essential oil to be assured of its proper usage for each individual. Aromatherapy is not meant to be a replacement for care under a qualified health professional, but should be considered a complimentary modality.
Customer Reviews
# of Ratings: 1
1. on 9/7/2013, said:
This one is dark, viscous and blends so well ~ alone it's just not my favorite, but it is a fabulous oil!
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