Distilled from the aromatic bark of the Australian sandalwood tree, Zen Maitri Sandalwood Essential Oil is comforting and uplifting. It has a deep woody aroma and is a favourite for enhancing mental clarity during meditation.
Thanks to active compounds alpha-santalol and beta-santalol, Sandalwood Essential Oil provides natural anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial, astringent and expectorant properties.
The Health Benefits of Sandalwood Oil
The aroma of Sandalwood Essential Oil promotes calm and inner peace, encouraging an optimistic mood and mental clarity. It's effective for easing chronic stress, anxiety, low mood and depression.
When diffused at bedtime, Sandalwood Essential Oil creates a grounding and peaceful atmosphere. It quietens the mind and encourages peaceful sleep.
Sandalwood Essential Oil has anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties, making it a popular skin oil. It treats minor cuts, acne, eczema, psoriasis, insect bites and dry skin.
Astringent properties allow Sandalwood Essential Oil to promote a glowing complexion by toning and soothing skin. It reduces the appearance of puffiness, oily skin, fine lines, scars, stretch marks and blemishes.
Massaged into muscles and joints, warming Sandalwood Essential Oil combats inflammation, aches and pain.
By providing expectorant, anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties, Sandalwood Essential Oil is ideal for relieving lung infections. It also soothes asthma, bronchitis, laryngitis, coughs and colds.
We recommend Sandalwood Essential Oil, used topically and aromatically, to uplift your mood, warm your muscles and give you youthful, glowing skin.
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Essential oils are very concentrated plant extracts and therefore always need to be diluted before use to apply safely to the skin.
When applying essential oils to the body use these calculations for a 2% or 3% dilution: For a 2% dilution add 40 drops of essential oil to 100ml of carrier oil. For a 3% dilution add 60 drops of essential oil to 100ml of carrier oil.
When applying essential oils to the face use a 0.5% dilution: 5 drops per 100ml of carrier oil. Avoid use near or directly in the eyes.
When adding to bath use the following instructions: For a 2% dilution add 6 drops of essential oil to 15ml (1 tablespoon) of carrier oil For a 3% dilution add 9 drops of essential oil to 15ml (1 tablespoon) of carrier oil
For use in an oil burner or diffuser add 2-3 drops in the water.
Always patch test diluted essential oils on skin for 24 hours if you have sensitive skin.