Vetiver Essential Oil


The aroma of vetiver essential oil can strengthen boundaries, making it easier to let go of relationships and commitments that are no longer serving.

It  helps us to hold our attention within our personal space where it belongs.  Vetiver increases vital energy, and can support mental and emotional restoration on a deep level.

Aromatic Profile

 Top note:  Earthy, mossy, rooty, slight sweet floral notes

Heart Note:   Mossy, rooty, slight sweet floral notes

Base Note:   Woody, mossy, rooty, sweet floral notes

Classification:  Base note/fixative

Tenacity:  Superbly high

Veticer essential oil combines well with a vast number of oils.  It is used extensively in natural perfumery, to make fougeres, chypres, amber notes, incense perfumes, culinary perfumes, oriental perfumes, precious wood notes, and sacred perfumes.

Blend it with geranium rose co-distillation, nutmeg, damiana, or lemongrass.




More About Our Vetiver Essential Oil

Size:  5 ml violet glass bottle

Source:  Sri Lanka

Distillation:  Steam distilled by small artisan distiller

Botanical name:  Veteveria zizzanoides

Note:  Our vetiver is non-certified organic, made from fresh, hand harvested roots.  Vetiver is widely adulterated with synthetics (despite being labeled as pure), which may cause dermatitis and skin reactions.  Our real, pure vetiver is non-irritating.

Homeopathic Properties of Vetiver Essential Oil


Internal*–oral, inhalation–blended with other oils, suppository

External*––topical application, skin application, massage, bath, local or spinal compress, application to energy centers and meridian points

Observations and Anecdotal Information

This beautiful oil is known in Sri Lanka as the “Oil of Peace”.  Distilled from the roots of a grass, it is one of nature’s fixatives, a rare characteristic in natural plant substances.

Another great urinary system tonic, vetiver also helps the heart with cardiotonic properties.

As an endocrine balancer it eases PMS, menopausal symptoms, and post-partum depression.  It has been used to raise libido in men and women.


  • Generally recognized as safe at normal dosage.
  • Avoid use on skin unless you are sure of the purity of the oil.
  • Avoid essential oil contact with eyes.
  • Store safely out of the reach of children.
  • All internal uses should be researched and/or supported by a health care professional.  Product quality and dosage are critically important when using essential oils internally.

None of our products are recognized or approved by the FDA.  They are not intended to diagnose, treat, or cure any disease.  This information is anecdotal, and is provided for educational purposes only.  It is not meant to be taken as medical advice.  See a health care professional for medical advice.

More about our disclaimer

Weight 0.004 kg

30 ml violet bottle, 5 ml violet glass bottle

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