Derived from the plant called Vetiveria Zizanoides, Vetiver root oil is used extensively for purposes like sedatives, tonics, nervine, cicatrisant, antiseptic and aphrodisiac. Obtained from steam distillation, it is widely used in fragrance and perfume making as well as cooling.
Botanical name: Vetiveria zizanoides
Common Name: The common names include Vetiveria Zizanoides and Khus Oil
Blends With: Vetiver root oil can be easily blended with Frankincense, Cedarwood, Ginger, Chamomile, Juniper, Jasmine, Lavender, Patchouli, Lemongrass, Rose, Spikenard, Sandalwood, Ylang-Ylang and Vanilla
Constituents: The major constituents of Vetiver root oil are Vetiver Oil, Beta-Vetivone, Ketones Alpha-Vetivone, Khusimol, Isovalencenol, Nootkatone and Vetivone
- Its antiseptic properties are extensively harnessed for treating injuries.
- It is also used as a treatment for Insomnia and also improves the body immunity system.
- It is helpful in maintaining a healthy nervous system.