Papua Sandalwood Pure Essential Oil
One of the oldest incense materials, Sandalwood has been in use for at least 4,000 years.
This Sandalwood oil has been obtained from the Sandal tree, botanically known as Santalum Mcgregorri belongs to the family Santalaceae. The tree reaches its full maturity in 60 to 80 years, the tree is medium sized 12-15 meters tall. As the tree grows, the essential oil develops in the roots and heartwood, which requires at least 15 to 20 years. The core of dark heartwood gradually develops, which is covered by outer sapwood. The sandalwood tree is never felled, but uprooted in the rainy season, when the roots are richer in the precious essential oil.
Sandalwood is a medium sized evergreen tree with almost drooping branches, dark rough bark and scented mature wood. It has opposite leaves, shining on the upper surface, with small dull purplish flowers in small bunches and roundish, purple black succulent fruits.
Both the Sandalwood and the essential oil obtained after distillation, have been used as a herbal medicine for many centuries. The wood is bitter, sedative, cooling and a cardiac tonic. It arrests secretion or bleeding and promotes the flow of urine. Sandalwood oil is a stimulant and can be used as an antiseptic. It has a soothing effect on the skin and mucous membranes.
Papua Sandalwood essential oil helps to reduce confusion and tension. Sandalwood oil is ideal in times of fear, stress and a hectic lifestyle as it has a calming and harmonising effect on the user.
This Sandalwood oil is pure and from the Papua Island of Indonesia.
Content: Approximately 3ml perfume oil