A scent of the 60s, Patchouli is a musty, sweet, spicy, heavy scent. It is relaxing, uplifting, soothing and is believed to be an aphrodisiac. Patchouli oil has a beneficial effect on the skin, helping with infections and insect bites, and with stress related problems and addictions. It is great for acne, inflamed, cracked or mature skin. Patchouli aids in treatment of oily skin, hair, scalp disorders, eczema, and wrinkles.