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Patchouli Essential Oil Herb Uses, Benefits, Cures, Side Effects, Nutrients

General Name
Patchouli Essential Oil
Glycemic Index / Load
Patchouli Essential Oil

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Patchouli Essential Oil Cures


Action of Patchouli Essential Oil

Nutrients in Patchouli Essential Oil


Taste of
Patchouli Essential Oil

Nature of
Patchouli Essential Oil


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Side Effects, Risk Factors of, and Cautions for Patchouli Essential Oil

Do not use undiluted.
Pregnant and Nursing women should be cautious while using.
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Patchouli Essential Oil is extracted from leaves of Patchouli.
It is made by steam distillation.
In TCM :
Meridians associated are Brain, Heart and Urinary System.


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Materia Medica for Patchouli Essential Oil

Patchouli Essential Oil General

Patchouli Essential Oil is processed from the Patchouli leaves. Since Ancient times, it is known for its Insect Repellent property for the protection of Fabrics from Insects. With time, more benefits have been discovered and now it can be used topically and aromatically.
The Antidepressant property help to deal with Depression, Stress, Insomnia, and Anxiety. It eliminates the negative feeling and refreshes the mind. It promotes emotional balance and uplifts the mood by secreting the good hormones.
It soothes the Inflammation and provides relief from Arthritis and Gout.
Besides, it is also helpful in curing Fungal Infections.
The Antiseptic property prevents Wounds from becoming septic. It speeds up the healing process of Cuts and Wounds.
It acts as a sexual stimulator and enhances the Libido and treats Impotence, Erectile Dysfunction. It eliminates Anxiety about sex.
Due to its Astringent nature, it strengthens the gums and hair roots. It promotes healthy skin and helps in cell regeneration. It treats Dry Skin, Premature Aging, Stretch Marks, and Scars. It fades away the Scars left by Acne and pox.
It benefits all the operating systems in the body by improving the Circulation of Blood. It helps in nutrient absorption and strengthens the immune system. It is very beneficial for the mind and Nervous system. It keeps the body cells and tissues healthy.
It is useful in case of Water Retention and Cellulite due to its Diuretic effect. It flushes out toxins from the body and reduces the level of Uric Acid and Sodium in the body causing Blood Pressure and Cholesterol to fall.
Other uses include as a Deodorant, Insecticidal.
Single Herb

Patchouli Essential Oil for Dandruff

Take one cup of water and add 40 drops of Patchouli Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Spray this blend on wet scalp. Repeat the process once a day.

Patchouli Essential Oil for Erectile Dysfunctions

Take one cup of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and add 40 drops of Patchouli Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Massage half tablespoon of this oil blend to the chest, shoulders, arms, legs and back. Repeat the process once a day.
Patchouli Essential Oil calms the mind.
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Herbal Treatment For Dry Skin 6

Chamomile Essential Oil soothes the Skin and reduces the Inflammation. Palmarosa Essential Oil balances the pH level of the Skin. Patchouli Essential Oil makes the Skin smooth and counters Dryness.
Take the following :
Chamomile Essential Oil : 2 to 3 drops
Palmarosa Essential Oil : 2 to 3 drops
Patchouli Essential Oil : 1 to 2 drops
Carrier Oil ( Jojoba, Coconut ) : 1 to 2 teaspoons
Combine all the above Essential Oils. Add 1 to 2 teaspoons of any Carrier Oil in it. Mix well. Pour this Oil blend into warm bathing water. Soak your body into the water for 30 minutes and massage the affected Skin with the floating Oil droplets. Do this once daily.

Herbal Treatment For Piles 22

Patchouli Essential Oil reduces the Inflammation and kills the harmful bacteria. Cypress Essential Oil stimulates the Blood circulation. Myrrh Essential Oil reduces the Pain due to Piles.
Patchouli Essential Oil : 2 to 3 drops
Cypress Essential Oil : 5 to 6 drops
Myrrh Essential Oil : 10 to 12 drops
Combine all the above Essential Oils. Add 2 to 3 drops of this Oil blend to a warm wash cloth. Apply the wash cloth on the affected area for 5 to 10 minutes. Repeat this 2 to 3 times a day.

Herbal Treatment For Dry Skin 10

Take two tablespoons of Coconut Oil ( or any other carrier oil ) and add four drops each of Lavender and Patchouli Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Add this oil blend to a warm bathtub. Soak in it for 15 minutes. Repeat the process once a day.
It will soothe the inflamed skin and promote healing.

Herbal Treatment For Insecticidal 1

Take one cup of water and add 24 drops each of Geranium and Patchouli Essential Oil in it. Mix them well. Spray it in your home. Repeat the process as needed.
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