Patchouli has a very intense aroma that is described as earthy, rich, balsamic, woody and spicy. It is a balancing oil with relaxing properties.
Aromatherapy Benefits: anti-depressant, aphrodisiac, deodorant, diuretic, fungicide.
Uses: Patchouli has a grounding effect and will speed the system up. Can be applied directly to bug bites on a cotton pad. Diffuse outside as a bug repellent. In the bath for depression, fungal infection and fluid retention. Blends well in any massage oil or lotion.