Essential oils and aromas are widely used in the perfume industry and various other industries due to their distinctive scents. So, what are Patchouli essential oils, and what are their functions? Let’s explore together with Peroma in the following article.


Patchouli essential oil, also known as pogostemon oil or earthy-mint, is extracted from the leaves of the patchouli plant through steam distillation, featuring a very impressive distinctive scent. This essential oil has a mild fragrance, aids in odor elimination, repels insects, stimulates digestion, enhances beauty, promotes cell regeneration, improves blood circulation, etc. It is utilized in the production of perfumes, pharmaceuticals, and beauty care.

Patchouli originates from tropical regions in Asia. It is a perennial herb with a bushy appearance, ranging from 30 to 100 cm in height. When rubbing the leaves of the patchouli plant, one can detect a characteristic fragrance with slightly bitter, spicy, and intense notes. The leaves and stems of this plant are commonly used for medicinal purposes and to extract essential oils.


The patchouli plant contains 1.2% essential oil. The composition of the essential oil includes compounds such as alcohol patchoulic (45%), patchoulen (50%), and other components like benzaldehyde, cinnamic aldehyde, eugenol, cadinene, sesquiterpenes, and epiguaipyridine.

The essential oil extracted from the leaves of this plant has a sweet and earthy fragrance, with notes of soil and wood. It is widely used in various perfumes, especially those belonging to the woody and musk fragrance categories. The combination of patchouli’s scent with other ingredients creates an extremely attractive and prominent fragrance, primarily used in the base notes to enhance the fragrance’s longevity.

You can make perfume at home using the following recipe:

Perfume Recipe: Mix patchouli essential oil (16 drops) + vetiver essential oil (24 drops) + coconut oil (280 drops). You will get a refreshing perfume with the scent of cologne.


Since ancient times, this essential oil has been beloved and popular for its sweet fragrance. In addition to its use in perfumes, patchouli essential oil is known for its anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, calming, and insect-repelling properties.

Treatment for depression

Boosting the immune system

Effective odor elimination, inhibiting mold growth

Reducing inflammation

Stress reduction, promoting relaxation, enhancing concentration and focus

Preventing hair loss, stimulating hair growth, reducing dandruff

Combating acne, nourishing the skin

Supporting fever reduction

Effective digestive system support

Beneficial for the gallbladder and liver

Promoting body warmth

Patchouli essential oil brings about a variety of useful benefits for humans.
Patchouli essential oil brings about a variety of useful benefits for humans.


Skincare: Mix the essential oil with a carrier oil (olive oil, coconut oil, etc.) at a ratio of 1:30 and massage it onto the skin for a bright and youthful complexion. The carrier oil can be lightened because patchouli essential oil has relatively gentle properties.

Hair Care: Add a few drops of essential oil to shampoo or mix it with a carrier oil along with a few drops of grapefruit essential oil for a gentle hair massage, resulting in soft and silky hair.

Aromatherapy: Place a few drops of essential oil in an oil burner or diffuser to create a refreshing atmosphere, reduce stress, and effectively promote relaxation.

Bad Breath Reduction: Mix a few drops of patchouli essential oil with a few drops of peppermint essential oil in water. Use it as a mouthwash in the morning and evening for fresh breath.

Bathing: Add a few drops of essential oil to the bathtub with warm water to alleviate skin issues, reduce inflammation, and promote relaxation.

Odor Elimination: Use in aromatherapy or dip a cotton swab in a little essential oil and place it in the car for a pleasant fragrance throughout.

PEROMA takes pride in over 20 years with an experienced staff and a modern production line, ensuring ISO 9001, ISO 22000, FSSC 22000, HALAL, KOSHER standards, etc. PEROMA is considered a reliable and quality supplier of essential oil. Additionally, PEROMA provides various natural essential oils, extract powders, and food and cosmetic flavorings at wholesale prices to meet your business needs.

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