Botanical Name: Pogostemon-Gablin
Origins: China, Indonesia, India, Malaysia, Mauritius, Taiwan, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam, West Africa..
Essential oil by steam distillation of the dried leaves (usually subjected to fermentation previously). A resinoid is also produced, mainly as a fixative.
An amber or dark orange viscous liquid with a sweet, rich, herbaceous-earthy odor - it improves with age. It blends welel with labdanum, vetiver, sandalwood, cedarwood, oakmoss, geranium, clove, lavender, rose, neroli, bergamot, cassia, myrrh, opopanax, clary sage and oriental-type bases.
Antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, anti-emetic, antimicrobial, antiphlogistic, antiseptic, antitoxic, antiviral, aphrodisiac, astringent, bactericidal, carminative, cicatrizant, deodorant, digestive, diuretic, febrifuge, fungicidal, nervine, prophylactic, stimulant (nervous), stomachic, tonic.
Patchouli alcohol, Pogostol, Bulnesol, Bulnese, Norpatchoulenol.
Satety Data! Non toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing.