/ pachooli / This well known fragrance has a somewhat deserved reputation as the scent of the hippy generation. According to one source, it’s use began as a mask for the odor of a particularly cherished herb, though it’s traditional use dates back thousands of years. Today, Patchouli oil has a well-deserved reputation, with it’s deep moist dark earthy, musky and sweet odor. The exotic aroma of patchouli can forever leave an imprint on the olfactory memory. The original name patchouli comes from the old Tamil words / patchai / meaning ‘green’ and / ellai / meaning ‘leaf’. The highest quality oil is obtained from only 3-4 top pairs of mature tree leaves, where the highest concentration of the purest oil is found. An intricate process of drying and turning prevents rapid fermentation and after following a precise method the leaves release their intense aroma. Only a small number of distilleries are specialized in producing this highly refined extract, which finds its use in haute perfumery. There are many health and beauty benefits from just a few drops of Pachooli perfume oil. It uplifts the mood, drives away disappointment, and relaxes tension. This is due to the impact that inhaling the aroma of patchouli has on the hormones and various chemical reactions in the body and mind. By stimulating the release of pleasure hormones like serotonin and dopamine, feelings of anger and sadness simply disappear.
Ingredients: Pulverized leaves from the patchouli plant distilled in sandalwood oil and blended with sweet almond oil.
TTTR | 1st series of Four CLASSIC authentic scents / amber / GRACEFUL | sweet and powdery opening notes with a hint of smoky pine & balsamic overtones / majmua / CABOODLE | dusty with a fresh mossy undertone / pachooli / NATIVE | moist dark earthy basement, balsamic and herbaceous with a minty woody undertone / oudh / LIQUID GOLD | sharp woody and ashy opening notes with smoky leathery notes in the dry down.