Due to its grounding and calming scent, Vetiver Essential Oil is also referred to as the “Oil of Tranquility” and “The Fragrance of the Soil.”
This oil is estimated to be used in 90% of men’s perfumes. Vetiver smells green, sharp, with hints of earthiness, like a grassy field on a warm day.
This oil is often used in creams, and soaps due to it’s antiseptic properties, which can be used to treat acne and sores.
Vetiver is sometimes applied directly to the skin for relieving stress, as well as for emotional traumas and shock or repelling insects. It is also used for stings and burns. Vetiver can be inhaled as aromatherapy for nervousness, insomnia, joint and muscle pain.