Vetiver essential oil is extracted from the roots of the Vetiveria zizanioides plant by steam distillation. It belongs to the grass family and is grown in many areas.
Unlike other grasses, the vetiver root system grows down deep into the ground making it ideal to prevent erosion and provide soil stabilization. Due to its calming effect, this oil is used in massage therapy. It is often used in aromatherapy for its earthy, and calming qualities.
- Used as a massage oil.
- Promotes the appearance of even skin tone
- Creates a calm environment when used aromatically
- Taking a warm bath with a few drops of Vetiver essential oil relieves stress and provides deep relaxation.
- Vetiver has a rich, complex aroma that is used in perfumes.
Dosage to use: Dilute the vetiver essential oil with coconut oil and apply two to three drops of this mixture to the affected area to minimize skin sensitivity.
Keep it away from children. Avoid contact with eyes, ears, and sensitive areas. If you’re pregnant, then consult your doctor before using.