Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||Brown to reddish brown viscous liquidwith Characteristic sweet, woody, herbaceous odor.|
|:||Soluble in alcohol, insoluble in water|
|:||0.975 – 1.035 @ 20°C|
|:||+14° to +45° @ 20°C|
|:||1.520 – 1.528 @ 20°C|
|:||> 100 °C|
Plant Part Used
DESCRIPTION:Vetiver Absolute/ Ruhkhus (Green) is also known as "Oil of Tranquility" and has a cooling & soothing effect. Blending well with Sandalwood, Jasmine and other products, it is used as a perfuming soaks and insecticide.
CONSTITUENTS:Vetiverol, Vitivone, Vetivenes
AROMATIC SUMMARY / NOTE / STRENGTH OF AROMA:A base note with a strong aroma, has an earthy, woody scent characteristic of oils derived from roots, with a rich note that is popular in products designed for men.
BLENDS WITH:Bergamot, cassie, clary sage, black pepper, coriander, eucalyptus citriodora, ginger, geranium, grapefruit, lavender, jasmine, lemon, litsea cubeba, lemongrass, mandarin, melissa, oakmoss, mimosa, opopanax, orange, rose, patchouli, sandalwood, ylang ylang, violet, yuzu.
COMMON NAMES:Oil of Tranquility
USES:It is used as a fixative & fragrance ingredient in soaps, cosmetics and perfumes (especially oriental types). Further, it also has anti-parasitic, antispasmodic, antiseptic, depurative, nervine, emmenagogue, rubefacient, stimulant (circulatory, production of red corpuscles), sedative, tonic, vermifuge properties. This helps in providing benefits from ailments like arthritis, cuts, depression, menstrual problems, insomnia, moth repellent, nervous tension, muscular aches and pains, rheumatism, stiffness, sprains and wounds.