Aromatic Scent: Vetiver has an earthy, woody scent characteristic of most essential oils derived from roots in the earth. It also has a Rich, sweetly satisfying note that is both warm and masculine.
History: In India and Sri Lanka, Vetiver essential oil is known as the oil of tranquility. This is directly applicable to its common applications as a relaxing and comforting oil.
Description: Vetiver essential oil is derived from the complex white root system of a grass used in India and Sri Lanka for the creation of woven matting.
Colour: Dark Brown
Common Uses: Deeply relaxing and comforting. It is also used as a base note in perfumery and aromatherapy applications.
Consistency: Heavy and Viscous
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Cedarwood, Chamomile, Frankincense, Ginger, Jasmine, Juniper, Lavender, Lemongrass, Patchouli, Rose, Sandalwood, Spikenard, Vanilla, and Ylang Ylang.