Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||Yellowish to amber brown viscous liquid with Earthy, heavy woody, sweet odor|
|:||Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils|
|:||0.992 - 1.042 @ 25°C|
|:||+14° to +45°|
|:||1.521 – 1.531 @ 20°C|
Plant Part Used
DESCRIPTION:Vetiver oil has a full, woody, sweet and sustaining aroma. The warm aroma which is very reassuring acts as a great foundation scent for essential oil blends, cologne or perfume oils.
CONSTITUENTS:Vetiver oil, ketones alpha-vetivone, isovalencenol, beta-vetivone, nootkatone, khusimol, vetivone.
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:frankincense, ginger, jasmine, juniper, lavender, lemongrass, patchouli, rose, sandalwood Mandarin, Orange, Lemon, Mandarin, Petitgrain, Tangerine, Lime.
COMMON NAMES:Vetiver , khus khus
USES:Vetiver oil helps in oily skin, stiffness, pains, debility, insomnia, nervous tension and used in massage, perfume, diffuser and skincare.