Patchouli oil (Pogostemon cablin) is native to tropical Asia and commonly found in Indonesia and the Philippines. Formerly used in the East to scent linen and clothing, some essential oils users choose to wear Patchouli on their skin as a perfume!
Everywhere you look, responsible essential oil companies and aromatherapists tell you to always use a carrier oil with your essential oils when applying topically. Why? Essential oils are very concentrated and powerful. Continue reading →