Vetiveria Zizanoides Root Extract & Oil (Vetiver)

Vetiver, more commonly known as Khus in Ayurveda, is renowned for various purposes. Vetiver is a tall perennial grass with aromatic compounds. The grass flourishes well even in scorching heat and has been estimated divine for centuries. Used mostly in ayurvedic remedies and aromatherapy, vetiver oil is extremely beneficial due to its soothing properties for treating a myriad of problems including anxiety, insomnia, fatigue, depression, and effectively improves concentration and memory. Vetiver is native to India & Srilanka. Owing to its distinct sensuous, grounding, earthy fragrance, the calming oil can be used for perfumes, soaps and cosmetics.

 

Benefits 

Enriched with active constituents like α-Vetivone, β-Vetivone, and Khusinol, vetiver essential oil is used to protect the skin from harsh environmental changes, reduce oxidative damage, reduce wrinkles, tighten and moisturise the skin. It is also extremely beneficial for boosting hair health and treating various scalp infections. Considering all the advantages that the Vetiver plant provides for the skin, its cosmetic significance is quite underrated.

 

A natural coolant, toner, and moisturizer. Vetiver can retain water as it has a high water holding capacity. Vetiver does not form any greasy layer and this feature works in favor of the skin by keeping it moisturized for long without causing any stickiness. Well hydrated skin is the key to prevent the formation of a dry or flaky skin tone. Vetiver also controls the sebum production, hence keeping the skin's oil content balanced as per your skin type. It reveals a natural glow and promotes healthy skin.

 

Our skin’s natural pH level is constantly altered by exposure to dust and pollution. Vetiver can help in restoring natural pH level of the skin. It protects the acid mantle present on the skin. This acid mantle aids in combating unwanted influences of the environment, bacteria, or allergens.

 

Vetiver is also can help to even out discolored and rough skin. It reduces the appearance of any marks or scars caused by acne, zits, pimples, thereby promoting spotless clear skin. It provides overall nourishment to the skin cells and accentuates the skin's regeneration process. It can even boost the growth of new tissue. 

 

Vetiver is considered to be a natural astringent that tightens and cleanses the pores and reduces the onset of blackhead or whitehead formation. It can diminish the cell gaps after cleansing, thereby reducing the penetration of impurities. 

 

This herb can eliminate sunburns and soothe any redness, as it possesses anti-inflammatory properties. Whether the inflammation is caused by nasty acne or by the summer heat, either of it could be reduced by using Vetiver. Vetiver is gentle on the skin and is recognized as an exclusive option, especially for sensitive skin.

 

Vetiver is heavy loaded with antioxidants. Therefore, it can effectively cleanse the skin and eliminate toxins and other free radicals that are the usually cause fine lines, pigmentation, discolored skin tone, etc. It even secures the skin from environmental aggressors and harmful chemicals. This ingredient could provide firmness to your skin, promoting a youthful glow.

 

With stong Anti-microbial properties, Vetiver improves blood circulation in the hair follicles, prevents various hair infections and also takes part in collagen formation. It is extremely useful for rejuvenating dull, lifeless hair. Regular use of Vetiver oil improves hair texture, adds shine and stimulates hair growth.