Country of Origin: Vanuatu.
Plant Family: Santalaceae.
Method of Extraction: The oil is steam distilled from the wood of the tree. Mainly the inner part of the trunk.
Main Theraputic Properties: Anti-inflammatory, Calmative, Aphrodisiac, Astringent, Analgesic.
Contraindications: Non toxic and non irritant in prescribed doses.
Chakra: Base, Heart & Brow.
Chinese Element: Earth (& Water).
Sandalwood is an exotic and sensual aroma that has a balancing and grounding effect on the emotions. A good anti-inflammatory, useful for soothing aching muscles and headaches. It is also used in skincare and for meditation and spiritual practice, as it has the ability to calm and still the mind.
Absolute Aromas chooses sustainably harvested Santalum austrocaledonicum species, from reputable suppliers from Vanuatu to ensure ethical consideration of the plant species.