Vetiver Essential Oil is extracted from the complex white root system of a grass named Tamil. It is woven into mats in India and Sri Lanka.
Vetiver Essential Oil stimulates deep relaxation and comfort. The oil is typically used in purfumes and aromatherapy. As the oil ages the smell improves.
Vetiver Essential Oil has an earthy, woody scent characteristic of most essential oils derived from roots in the earth. It also has a rich, sweetly satisfying note that is both warm and masculine.
In India and Sri Lanka, Vetiver Essential Oil is called the "oil of tranquility". In India a bundle of roots is thrown into water pots to add a distinct sent and aroma the water.
No known toxicity. Avoid when pregnant. For topical use only.