Patchouli Oil is a bushy herb of the mint family. It is mostly known for its properties of treating irritated, extremely dry skin; problems such as eczema, psoriasis and dermatitis. Another great effect Patchouli Oil has is anti aging properties. The vitamins found in the oil help control the natural aging of the skin, keeping it young, vibrant and healthy. This is due to one of the properties in the oil: Cytophylactic, which promotes growth of new cells by helping generation of new body cells.