Botanical source: Santalum album
Plant part used: The heartwood
Origin: Mysore province, India
Production: Ethically cultivated and produced from old trees
Extraction method: Steam distillation of the dried wood chips
Fragrance profile: This is the true Mysore Sandalwood that displays typical smooth, creamy sweet-wood notes.
Fragrance energy: Woody-sweet
Properties: Centering, relaxing, stabilizing, sensualizing
Chinese medicine function: To nourish the Yin, resolve damp and calm the spirit
Complimentary blending: Sandalwood blends with almost any other oil, softening and enriching it with its sweet-wood notes. Favorites include Lavender, Bergamot, Jasmine, Rose, Rosewood, Geranium, Vetiver, Atlas cedarwood, Patchouli, Myrrh, Cardamom, Tuberose and Black pepper.
For external use only. Properly dilute all essential oils in lotion or vegetable carrier oil before massage or other topical use. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, have any health conditions, or are taking medications, please consult your healthcare provider prior to using essential oils.
*Please note that this essential oil is filled by ml volume, and will not completely fill the bottle
Truly authentic and pure, while other less expensive "pure" sandalwood essential oils actually turn out to be perfumy blends, ugly.
I’ve been on the hunt for real sandalwood: sweet and woody, not powdery like an old grandma’s closet. This is absolutely the authentic, delicious scent. Pricey, but worth it.