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Sandalwood Essential Oil


Santalum Album

Symbol of full maturity, sandalwood was used by Egyptians in the embalming process.
It is a small evergreen parasitical tree, with small pink-crimson flowers.
It comes from Sri Lanka.
It is steam distilled from the crushed and dried roots and heartwood (the central wood of a tree).
It has an enveloping, woody, resinous scent, with a citron note.

Quantity: 4 ml
Origin: Sri Lanka


Sandalwood Essential Oil

The essential oil of Sandalwood (Santalum Album) is one of the oldest materials used in perfumery, there are references to it already 4000 years ago, the wood was used to build temples, a symbol of full maturity, it was used by the Egyptians in the process of embalming.

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cosa dice la scienzaAs reported by the italian Ministry of Health, Sandalwood has antioxidant properties and helps drain excess fluids by supporting the functionality of the urinary tract. It is a digestive and carminative. Promotes gastrointestinal motility.

Salute e BenessereIn Chinese medicine it is used to treat stomach pain and nausea, Ayurvedic medicine uses it in case of urinary and respiratory infections
For its antibacterial action, in aromatherapy, it is used for infections.

Apparato RespiratorioIn Aromatherapy it is recommended to treat bronchitis, sore throat and is attributed an expectorant action.


Adatto per saponiTraditionally used in cosmetics as an ingredient for perfumes and massage oil, as it is recognized as effective for oily skin, acne and skin infections. It is indicated by naturopaths to reduce stretch marks and to mitigate inflammation from shaving or hair removal.

Effetti psicologiciConsidered an aphrodisiac, it moves complexes and insecurities, giving new impetus to desire.
At the same time, by increasing self-awareness, he improves communication with others. Together with aggression it also reduces the resentment that feeds it.

Diffusione nell'ariaAggiunto nel diffusore crea un atmosfera calda e rilassante, prova a versare qualche goccia nei cassetti per profumare i tuoi vestiti con le sue note orientali.


Suggested uses:

  • Home diffuser: add 2-3 drops to 100 ml of water
  • Bathtub: emulsify 5 drops of essential oil with coarse salt — or alternatively milk, cream, or honey — to add to the hot water (so that the oil doesn’t evaporate due to the heat)
  • Massages: 1% diluted in a tablespoon of carrier oil or PH-neutral lotion.

Caution: generally non-toxic, but use with moderation. Do not use in case of chronic diseases, pregnancy, or when breastfeeding. If in doubt, please consult your doctor.