Patchouli has many facets with benefits ranging from cosmetic and romantic, to emotional, spiritual, and even medicinal.
Cosmetically, Patchouli works miracles for those suffering from eczema and dandruff. It is spiritually grounding, and a ritual staple in many prayer routines. It is also known for its use as an aphrodisiac.
A member of the mint family, patchouli has a sultry, earthy scent that actually improves with age. It has a base blend scent that pairs well with many other oils.