Vetiver is the official scent of adventure. This perfume energizes pulse points beating to the curatorial rhythm of a new season of sartorial treasures. The chilled autumnal scent of moist forest floors and faded florals has captured countless imaginations for millennia. Ancient perfumers of Kanauji in Uttar Pradesh, renowned niche perfumer Serge Lutens, Hindi poet Bihārī aura unakī Satasaī, and Paul McCartney, have been seduced by the fragrance of rich transition.
The golden amber ‘oil of tranquility’ provides stress relief. In Shirodhara, an Ayurvedic treatment, mercurial energy dissipates as warm sesame and Vetiver essential oil flows over the third eye. The uplifting, regenerative tonic creates a harmonious equilibrium between the mind and body. The scent of Vetiver calms nerves, stimulates circulation, and nurtures emotional balance. This oil is used to moisturize and condition the skin, as well.
Similar to other aromatic grasses like citronella and lemongrass, the wild flowering type of this perennial green only grows in the foothills of northern India,
Northern India is the main source for the extraction of the Vetiver wild root, although the grass is cultivated and consumed in Southern climes such as the Indonesian archipelago and Haiti. The origin of the Vetiver essential oils distinguished by its distinctive aroma, oscillating from deep brooding emerald earthiness, precious woods