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Sandalwood (India)


This Sandalwood has a deep rich, soft, velvety, precious wood aroma. It is steam distilled from the heartwood. This heartwood is grown by an authentic responsible farm in India.  Somah knows the growers personally.

Sandalwood is high in sesquiterpenes. This chemical component stimulates the pineal gland in the brain. The pineal gland releases melatonin. This helps relax the nervous system. Due to this relaxation, sandalwood has long been used in meditation practice. It also boosts the immune system and helps with occasional sleeplessness. If your day is very agitated just swipe a drop of sandalwood across your forehead to calm.

Sandalwood is a precious oil for skin healing to. Add a few drops to Jojoba oil and apply to damaged skin on face, eyee or on the body.  

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