Vetiver Absolute/ Ruhkhus (Green) Oil is produced from the roots of a grass that grows wild in parts of Lanka, Sri Lanka and other parts of Asia The rootlets are cut and soaked in water before steam distillation. It has the smell of earth and its action depends on its concentration and the oil in which it is mixed. The Indian poets relate this woody aroma to the first monsoon rains on the earth. The oil is very thick but thins out when added to other oils or alcohol.
|Product Name||:||Vetiver Absolute/ Ruhkhus (Green) Oil|
|Scientific Name||:||Vetiveria Zizanoides|
|Country of Origin||:||India|
|Colour and odor||:||Yellow brown clear viscous liquid with a woody odor|
|Extraction Method||:||Steam distilled|
Vetiver Absolute/ Ruhkhus (Green) Oil is popularly used as a fixative and a fragrance ingredient in making soaps, cosmetics and perfumes. It is also used as a moth repellent. It is used in creams and lotion for the care of skin. As a cosmetic, it can also be used directly as a cleanser and moisturizer for rejuvenating the skin. It is widely used in gyms and beauty parlors.
It is used in India to perfume incense sticks that are used in performing pujas. Besides the oil the Vetiver root has been used for its fragrance to scent fabric, and woven into baskets, mats, and window coverings
Vetiver Absolute/ Ruhkhus (Green) Oil has the properties that are helpful in ailments like arthritis, muscular aches and pains, rheumatism, stiffness and sprains. As an antiseptic it helps in healing of boils, cuts and wounds. It is also known as the Oil of Tranquility as it has a soothing and calming effect on the nervous system and gives relief from depression , stress, anxiety and fatigue. It helps in giving relief from mouth ulcers, epilepsy, sake and scorpion bites fever and headache. The use of this oil helps to bring stillness and focus in life by helping in concentration and increasing the capacity of awareness.
Vetiver Absolute/ Ruhkhus (Green) Oil blends well with sandalwood, bergamont, coriander, jasmine, black pepper, eucalyptus, oakmoss, lemon, lemon grass, grape fruit. Grapes, ginger, orange, rose, ylang-ylang and violet
“For years I was suffering from depression after my mother’s death. I could not sleep at night but the use of Vetiver Absolute/ Ruhkhus (Green) Oil turned out to be a blessing in disguise. I am now comfortable and get a good sleep with aroma therapy using this oil.”
- James Carlton
“Just a few days ago I started using Vetiver Absolute/ Ruhkhus (Green) Oil to get rid of constant headaches. A few simple applications of Vetiver Absolute/ Ruhkhus (Green) Oil have given me relief.”
- Hill Brown