Botanical Name: Vetiveria zizanioides
Product Description: Vetiver is derived from the aromatic roots of Vetiveria zizanioides plant. It has grounding, sensuous, and deeply calming scent and is often referred to as the “Oil of Tranquility” and “The Fragrance of the Soil.” Vetiver belongs to the Grass family, and is sometimes referred to as Vetivert and Khus.
It is believed that the fresh, warm yet cooling, woody, earthy, and balsamic notes can help encourage feelings of confidence, stillness, and tranquility. The sedative properties make Vetiver oil ideal for use in relieving nervousness, and is known to diminish feelings of anger, irritation, panic and restlessness. It’s perfect for warm baths. Simply add a few drops and you are sure to enjoy a soothing bath as it exudes its earthy, musty smell.
Anti-aging: Vetiver essential oil contains antioxidants which help in preventing cell damage from oxidation. Thus it helps in reducing sign of aging, promotes healthy looking skin. Vetiver Essential Oil is known to be a deeply hydrating moisturizer that firms, tightens, and protects skin against the harsh effects of environmental stressors, thereby reducing the appearance of wrinkles and exhibiting anti-aging properties
Heals wounds: Vetiver oil has nourishing and conditioning properties which promote the growth of new cells. The regenerative properties facilitate the healing of wounds as well as the disappearance of scars, stretch marks, and acne, among other skin ailments.
Treats depression: Traditionally, Vetiver Oil has been used in aromatherapy for its relaxing properties and its ability to provide a natural remedy for anxiety and depression. Vetiver oil is rich in sesquiterpenes, which contain grounding properties. When inhaled, Vetiver oil can help provide a calming and grounding effect on emotions.
Promotes peaceful sleep: Vetiver oil is a great essential oil for sleep and relaxation and can help give your body the sleep it needs. It is a well known sedative and helps in soothing nervous irritations, afflictions, convulsions and emotional outbursts such as anger, anxiety, epileptic and hysteric attacks, restlessness, and nervousness. It even benefits patients that suffer from insomnia.
Helps relieve anxiety: Vetiver essential oil is an extremely relaxing oil and can be useful in treating insomnia. The calming effect of this oil helps in easing anxiety and makes one feel at ease.
Reduces inflammation: The soothing and cooling effects of vetiver essential oil works as an anti-oxidant and promotes relief from various types of inflammation such as joints, inflammation caused due to sunstroke or dehydration.
Eliminate scars: Vetiver essential oil contains Cicatrizant agents which help in fading scars and other marks on the skin. It also promotes the growth of new tissues in the affected places which replace the dead and discolored tissues and helps achieve a uniform look. This is also useful for post-delivery stretch marks for pregnant women, fat cracks, after spots left by pox, and burns.
Product Color : Dark brown
Caution: Avoid during pregnancy and with sensitive skin. It can cause possible sensitization in some individuals, so use in very low concentration only. It is important to note that all Essential Oils are extremely concentrated in nature and if to be applied on the skin or body, should always be diluted upto a maximum dosage of 4% in a suitable carrier oil.