Is patchouli oil occlusive?

Answer Occlusive oils work by providing a layer of oil on the surface of the skin that prevents water from evaporating from the skin's surface. This makes occlusive oils an excellent ingredient in moistur... Read More »

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How to Make Patchouli Oil?

Patchouli has a spicy, warm, sensuous fragrance. It was a popular scent with the counter-culture of the '60s and '70s and today is still widely enjoyed. Patchouli oil is a natural insect repellent ... Read More »

Is patchouli poisonous?

Patchouli is not poisonous. It is non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing. Patchouli is used in the food industry and can be found in alcoholic drinks and soft drinks. It is excellent as a mask... Read More »

How to Grow Patchouli?

Patchouli (Pogostemon cablin) is a perennial plant that has a very strong fragrance. It is an often used ingredient in the perfume industry. Native to South-East Asia, it is happiest growing in war... Read More »

The Effects of Patchouli?

Patchouli (Pogostemon cablin) is a perennial herb of the mint family and can grow up to 3 feet in height. The leaves appear furry, and the plant has white flowers with a hint of purple. It is nativ... Read More »