We at Meraki Essentials call Vetiver
the 'Calming & Cooling Potion
' as it is really good at cooling feelings of anxiety and nervousness. It is also used to keep the body cool during high temperatures & is known for healing from within.
The essential oil of vetiver is obtained from steam distillation of the roots of Vetiveria zizanoides. Also known as ‘khus’ Vetiver is extensively used in the perfume and cosmetic industry. Vetiver oil has been used in traditional medicine in South Asia, Southeast Asia and West Africa for thousands of years. It is known as a sacred herb valued because of its uplifting, soothing, healing and protective properties.
- • Relaxing & calming mind
• Relief from Insomnia
• Balancing hormones
• Repelling termites
• Boosting Immune
• Strengthening nervous system
• Calming neurotic behaviour
- • Rejuvenating skin
• Reducing appearance of dark spots
• Fading stretch marks
• Healing cracks and similar skin issues
• Relief in minor Burns
• Healing of minor wounds & cuts
• Calming Anxiety
• Calming Nervousness
• Relief from Muscular aches
• Bringing down Fever
• Relaxation & relief from arthritic pain
• Relief from headaches.
- Put a drop on wrist, chest or back neck for quick help in mood
Blend 3 to 5 drops of vetiver in equal amount of jojoba oil. Apply on your feet and back for a good sleep.