Vetiver ( Vetiveria fauriei )
Vetiver oil calms and soothes the mind and helps to dispel anger, hysteria and irritability and neurotic behavior can also be reduced, as stress and tension is reduced.
It revitalizes the body and helps with mental and physical exhaustion and is also used for general aches and pains, especially for rheumatism, arthritis and muscular pain, while relieving insomnia.
Vetiver oil has a calming and soothing effect on the nervous system and is helpful for muscular aches and pains, as well as having a positive effect on hormonal imbalance as well as relieving insomnia.
Vetiver is an extremely relaxing oil (it is a base note oil) and is an excellent aid for stress, anxiety and to treat shock.
Vetiver is an ancient remedy within Ayurveda. Vetiver essential oil is cool and moist in energy. It clears heat, nourishes, calms and uplifts. The oil may then be suited to the type of individual who constantly strives for perfection, but who loses touch with the ability to absorb and replenish, not letting things just be.