Vetiveria zizanoides species of the poaceae family. Vetivert essential oil produced by steam distillation of cleaned and dried Javan roots. Javan vetivert is a viscous essential oil with a deep, smoky, earthy aroma and a sweet, smooth undertone. The oil has a pleasant, relaxing nature and is used frquently in oriental perfumes.
A deeply calming oil used to help people feel grounded. Whilst the aroma may not appeal to all, only a tiny amount is required in a blend. A useful addition to a post sports massage to restore calm relaxation.
Methods of use: Bath, massage and vaporisation
Cautions: Do not drive after use because of the deeply sedative effect.