April 25, 2018

Patchoulol / Patchouli Alcohol

Patchoulol is an alcohol, as found in patchouli. Alcohols are the most therapeutically beneficial type of component in an essential oil, and have a low toxicity for safer use with fragile populations (like the elderly).  Alcohols can be sensitizing when oxidized, so proper storage is important. Links to Plants Containing Patchoulol   […]