Patchouli Essential Oil is commonly used in aromatherapy for its ability to calm depression. It encourages the release of serotonin and dopamine; two hormones which ease feelings of anger and anxiety.
With antiphlogistic properties, Patchouli Oil can soothe inflammation both internally and externally. Whether its arthritis, gout or skin irritation, Patchouli Essential Oil works to calm and heal the affected area.
3. Prevents infection
Patchouli Oil is an antiseptic; purifying and protecting cuts, sores and irritations on the skin from infection.
For further antibacterial action, look to Grapefruit Oil and Thyme Oil.
4. Helps metabolic system
Patchouli Essential Oil is a tonic. This potent oil can help to tone your liver, stomach and intestines to help improve your metabolic system, giving you you more energy and helping your body to function properly.
Dr Couic Marinier adds, “Patchouli Oil has also been shown to be highly beneficial for your digestive system”.
5. Stimulates hormones
With the power to boost hormones and increase libido, Patchouli Essential Oil is often considered as a powerful aphrodisiac.