Vetivone and Khusimone—the Puzzling Vetiver Oil Components

Zviely, Michael
February 2012
Perfumer & Flavorist;Feb2012, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p46
The article looks into the chemical composition of vetiver and its application in fragrance. The author mentions that vetiver is used in perfumery as a fixative, as well as an odor contributor in various bases. Me states that vetiver oil is a major ingredient used in men's fragrances, as well in oriental fragrances and floral compounds.


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