Vetiver, Vetiveria zizanoides
Pure Essential Oil

Obtained from Haiti by steam distillation from the roots or by hydrodiffusion. Although native to India the finer material comes from Haiti. Amber viscous oil with sweet, heavy, woody fragrance. When ordering please specify if you prefer hydrodiffused oil. Otherwise the steam distilled will be shipped. Both are great, but the hydrodiffused is more viscous.

Main Components: vetiverol, sesquiterpenols.
Actions*: antiseptic, nervine, sedative, tonic.
Applications*: arthritis, rheumatism, muscular pain, anxiety, insomnia, depression, menopause problems, strenghtening skin. Dr. Terry Friedmann had published that Vetiver oil was the most effective in reducing ADHD symptoms in 6-14 y.o. children (Cedarwood e.o. appeared to be the second best).
Safety data: non-toxic, non-irritant, non-sensitizing.

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