Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Vetiver

Vetiver oil comes from the roots of the Chrysopogon zizanioides (Vetiveria zizanioides) plant. It has a woody, earthy scent.

Vetiver leaves
Vetiver leaves
Vetiver (Chrysopogon zizanioides)

Properties edit

Vetiveria zizanoides essential oil.

Emotional edit

Soothes stress, nervousness, exhaustion and insomnia.

Pain edit

Relieves arthritis, rheumatism and muscle pain.

Skin edit

Improves acne and the appearance of aging.