Sandalwood Santalum album  Essential Oil Information

Santalum album

Sandalwood Essential Oil


Botanical Name

Alternative Names

Source Location

Plant part used


Santalum album

 

India, Indonesia

Headwood








Extraction Method

Color

Consistency

Aroma Strength


Steam distillation

Clear w/yellow tinge

Thick

Medium








Fragrance

Rich, sweet, floral, ,delicate, woody












Benefits

Treats bronchitis, chapped skin, depression, dry skin, laryngitis, leucorrhea, oily skin, scars, sensitive skin, stress, stretch marks.















Blends Well With

Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cinnamon Bark, Cinnamon Leaf, Clary Sage, Clove, Coriander, Cypress, Frankincense, Galbanum, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Mandarin, Myrrh, Rose, Orange, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Peppermint, Sweet Fennell, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang














Constituents

Santalols, santyl acetate, santalenes













Properties

Anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, demulcent, diuretic, emollient, expectorant, sedative, tonic.















Safety

Generally safe











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