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Sandalwood 15% EO

Family: santalaceae

Extraction: Steam distilled from dried, powdered roots and heartwood

Plant source: India, Australia (Tree Farms)

Colour: Clear with a Yellow Tinge

Consistency: Medium - Thick

Perfumery Note: Base

Strength of Initial Aroma: Medium

Aromatic Description: Subtle, sweet, fragrant yet delicate, woody, floral, warm with a hint of spice

Aromatherapy class: meditative, invigorating

Benefits: Anti-bacterial, antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, aphrodisiac, soothing, relaxing, uplifting, purifying, warming, grounding, opening, elevating, sedative (to nervous system)

Properties: Used for acne, dry, cracked chapped skin, greasy skin, useful for nausea, depression, insomnia, nervous exhaustion and stress. A highly sacred oil/wood in Hinduism and Buddhism used in incense and poured on statues during puja. A wonderful aromatic scent that is energizing and known for its aphrodisiac qualities. Great in a diffuser or worn as a perfume.

Blend Classification: Equalizer / Modifier

Blends Well With: bergamot, black pepper, chamomile, cedarwood, clary sage, clove bud, cypress, eucalyptus, frankincense, geranium, jasmine, juniper berry, lavender, citrus oils, myrrh, patchouli, pine, rose, ylang-ylang and almost all other oils

Skin type: all types

Traditional use: skin conditioner, wedding mask, incense, antiseptic

Common Uses: Aching muscles, acne, cuts, bronchitis, chest infections, dry coughs, laryngitis, chapped skin, depression, oily-mature skin, wounds, scars, wrinkles, sensitive skin, stress, anxiety, stretch marks

How to Use: bath, compress, diffuse, steam inhalation, room fragrance, skin-care preparations

Safety Information: Non toxic, non irritant, non sensitizing

Cautions:  Avoid in allergic and inflammatory skin conditions. Avoid during pregnancy. Please use this oil in moderation. Do not take any oils internally. Do not apply undiluted oils, absolutes or other concentrated essences onto the skin.

If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, cancer or any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a certified Aroma therapist. Keep out of the reach of children.

Important Note:  The information provided herein, is for educational purposes only. This data is not considered complete and is not guaranteed to be accurate.

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