Vanilla (Vanilla planifolia) has a rich, warm, sweet-vanilla aroma. It is comforting and relaxing and has a calming effect on the nervous system which may help relieve stress, anxiety, anger, and restlessness.
Vanilla is also thought of as an aphrodisiac and is commonly used in perfumery.
Vanilla blends well with Sandalwood, Vetiver, Orange, spice oils, florals, and citruses.
Botanical Name: Vanilla planifolia
Plant Family: Orchidaceae
Common Method of Extraction: Oleoresin, Solvent or CO2 Extracted
Plant Part Typically Used: Seeds/Beans
Perfumery Note: Base
Strength of Initial Aroma: Strong
Vanilla essential oil smell rich and warm and possesses a sweet vanilla aroma.