Vetiver Essential Oil is.....
not a common plant oil, vetiver is becoming more popular with the need to calm and revive the mind. Its aroma is a heavy, earthy fragrance, which is reminiscent of patchouli with a touch of lemon. It is believed to be very grounding, calming and stabilizing. Vetiver has been used in India for a very long time it's known as Khus-khus oil.
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Haiti has become the leading producer of Vetiver essential oil in the world. The high quality vetiver oil produced in Haiti is a light, golden amber, and its fragrance is sweet, smooth and earthy.
 
Vetiver is an aromatic grass that grows up to a height of six feet, Essential Oil is extracted from it’s roots. The main chemical components are benzoic acid,, furfurol, b-vetivone, vetivene, vetivenyl vetivenate, vetiverol.
 
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.
 
 
 
Therapeutic properties
 
1. Vetiver oil is know as a cicatrisant, which means it heals scars by promoting regeneration of skin and tissue. It removes dark spots or signs of acne and chicken pox.
2. Treatment of ADHD in 2001, a study by Dr. Terry Friedman found that vetiver oil is 100% effective in treating children with ADHD, he final results were extremely promising you can read the findings by following this link.
3. 3. Vetiver has been said to raise testosterone levels in the mind; as well as it also has gentle estrogen-like effect. It strengthens the female reproductive system and balances hormones.
4. Vetiver has been used in the treatment of menstrual discomforts as fatigue, bloating, skin ailments , emotional fluctuations, breast tenderness and cramps. Since Vetiver is as a sedative, it aids in the treatment of PMS.
5. Soothes Anxiety and nervousness by calming the mind.
6. Repels termites, mosquitos, and head lice.
 
 
How To Use Vetiver
 
* Add 5–10 drops of vetiver oil to bath water; it helps with relaxation and insomnia. One combination that I use all the time is vetiver & lavender.
* Diffuse 4–6 drops of vetiver oil in your mist diffusers or I like to place 1–2 drops on my wrists, nape of neck and bottom of feet.
* As a massage oil by mix 4-6 drops of vetiver oil with equal parts of a carrier oil.
 
Vetiver blends well with bergamot oil, cedarwood essential oil, geranium oil, ginger essential oil, jasmine oil, lavender essential oil, lemon oil, lemongrass essential oil, orange oil, patchouli essential oil, rose oil and sandalwood essential oil.
 
Precautions It is considered a safe oil and is non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing.

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Essential Oil Safety a Brief Introduction

Just because something is "natural" or "organic" does not mean you can use it without safety precautions. Essential oils are pure, strong and very potent substances. Basic Essential oil safety must be taken into consideration if you are going to incorporate the use of essential oils in your life.
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Main safety considerations

  • Oils should be stored correctly, out of the reach of children.
  • Some oils are flammable, keep away from flames and burners.
  • Oils should not be used until a consultation has taken place to identify all the general and local contraindication to practice 
  • Oils should not be used unless the practitioner is familiar with the therapeutic properties and all the contraindications. 
  • Oils should always be used at the recommended dilution. 
  • Oils should never be taken internally. 
  • If a consultation suggests skin sensitivity, test oils on a skin patch first.

Mixing and Using Essential Oils Safely

  • Wash hands before and after use. 
  • Use oils in a well-ventilated area. 
  • Mix blends away from the client. 
  • Use within recommended dilution. 
  • Use smaller quantities for babies, small children and the frail elderly. 
  • Handle oils carefully to prevent contact with skin and cross-contamination. 
  • Keep out of contact with the eyes. Avoid prolonged or excessive exposure. 
  • If prescribing oils for a client's home use, ensure that they understand the instructions for use. 
  • Keep accurate records of treatment and blends.
  • Lavender and Tea tree are the only oils that can be applied directly on to the skin undiluted.  
  • Always skin test first. 

Prohibited Oils 

The following oils have been reported to be potentially harmful. Many are toxic, and others, such as cinnamon bark and
clove bud are powerful irritants if misused by untrained therapists

 

Almond bitter Mustard
Aniseed Pennyroyal. European
Boldo leaf Pennyroyal, North American
Calmus Pine, dwarf
Camphor, brown Rue
Camphor, yellow Sage
Cassia Sassafra
Cinnamon bark Savin
Clove bud Savory. Summer
Clove leaf Savory, winter
Clove stem Southernwood
Costus Tansy
Elecampane Thuja (cedarleaf)
Fennel, bitter Thuja plicata
Horseradish Wintergreen
Hyssop Wormseed
Jaborandi leaf Wormwood
Mugwort (armoise)  

Essential Oil Safety


 

Pure essential oils are very strong and should only be used in the recommended dilution and application. Some oils are toxic, some are skin irritants. Many oils have contraindications to their use and may exacerbate existing health problems. There are local and general contraindications to practice. These must be identified during a preliminary consultation before any oils are used on a client.

Local contraindications

Local contraindications are localized areas on the body that should be avoided and include:

  • Recent operations, fractures or sprains
  • Severe bruising
  • Swelling
  • Varicose veins
  • Cuts, new scar tissue
  • Local skin infections/conditions (eczema etc.)

General contraindications to practice

  • Fever
  • influenza
  • Migraine
  • Infectious skin disorders
  • Permission from the clients' GP should be sought before treating people with the
  • following conditions:
  • A history of thrombosis or embolism
  • High or low blood pressure
  • Epilepsy
  • Diabetes
  • Major system dysfunction (renal, hepatic, digestive etc.)
  • Nervous system dysfunction
  • Fatal illnesses (cancer etc.)
  • Recent severe hemorrhage
  • If client on medication or homeopathic preparations
  • Special care is needed for:
  • Allergies and skin disorders
  • Pregnancy
  • Babies, children and the elderly
  • Sensitive skin
  • People with disabilities

When in doubt, get GP permission or ask the client to sign a disclaimer.
This is a great resource for use of essential oils during pregnancy.

Essential Oils and Pregnancy

This is just a brief introduction to Essential Oil safety I highly recommend  you purchase a comprehensive book on Essential Oil Safety.