Pogostemon Cablin Oil

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Low hazard to health, although a small percentage of people can be sensitive to this oil. Derived from plants, biodegradable and suitable for greywater and septic tanks.

Patchouli (Pogostemon cablin) is a bushy herb from the mint family, native to tropical regions of Asia. Plants grow in small bushes and produce little pink and white, highly-fragrant flowers. The leaves and flowers of patchouli have long been cultivated for use in perfumes and incense, and can be steam-distilled to produce essential oil.

INCI Name Pogostemon Cablin Oil
Ingredient Origins Patchouli
Role Fragrance
Common Name Patchouli Oil
Botanical Name Pogostemon cablin
Other Names Patchouly, puchaput
EWG Rating 1 - 1
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