The Oil of Physicality

The Oil of Physicality

We are talking about the empowerment of Patchouli.

Patchouli’s benefits:

  • Grounding, balancing effect on emotions

  • Promotes a smooth, glowing complexion

  • Reduces the appearance of wrinkles, blemishes, and skin imperfections

  • Support individuals in becoming fully present in their physical body.***

  • Helps with body image distortions and general body dislike.* Patchouli’s uses:

• Combine with Peppermint and apply to the forehead, temples, or back of the neck after a long day of work.

• Apply one to two drops to help reduce the appearance of wrinkles, blemishes, or problem skin areas, or add to your favorite moisturizer.

• Combine with Vetiver and apply to the bottoms of feet to help calm emotions.

• Add three to four drops in a diffuser to help provide grounding and balance emotions.

Patchouli’s Aromatic Description:

Herbaceous, camphoraceous

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Gina’s favorite use: Draw a $ on a dollar bill and keep it in my purse or on my altar.

Janet’s favorite use: I’ve started using it with Vetiver on the bottom of my feet before I go to bed at night.

Quick fact of the Day

A member of the mint family, Patchouli is known to help with skin imperfections, while also providing a grounding and balancing effect on emotions.

Libations of the day:

GG’s Patchouli Shake


Vanilla Ice Cream

Milk or Half & Half

1 drop of dōTERRA Patchouli

Mix together until your desired consistency. Yummy!

Lavender Whip Cream

Heavy whipping cream

1 drop of dōTERRA Lavender

2 TBS Sugar

Whip together by hand or by mixer until fluffy!

Top with fresh sprig of lavender, if available!

Janet’s Patchouli Daiquiri


2 oz Rum

1 oz Fresh Lime Juice

Heavy ½ oz Patchouli Syrup*

Add all ingredients, with ice, to a Cocktail Shaker. Shake to chill and strain into a cocktail glass. Garnish with a lime wheel.

Patchouli Syrup


1/2 cup Granulated Sugar

1/2 cup Water

2 drops dōTERRA Patchouli Essential Oil

In a small sauce pot, bring the water and sugar to a simmer, stirring occasionally. Once the sugar is dissolved, remove from the heat, add the Patchouli oil, stir, and allow to steep until the syrup comes to room temperature. Strain into a clean stoppered bottle and store in the refrigerator for up to 8 weeks. Yields about 1/2 cup.

Using oils with intention

TFind one part of your body that you LOVE each day for 7 days…anoint it with a drop of dōTERRA Patchouli Essential Oil and repeat the mantra several times……breathing in the words and allowing them to spread from the point of anointment through the entire body:

The Mantra:

I am Whole.