Sandalwood Chips (Yellow) - SANTALUM ALBUM
Available in 1 OZ, 1/4 LB, 1/2 LB, 1 LB.
Description: Sandalwood a small tropical evergreen tree, belonging to the Santalaceae family. It has smooth grey-brown bark and highly aromatic wood, and numerous small purplish flowers the whole year round. Sandalwood Chips produce a warm, sweet, woody fragrance that is a great addition to potpourri and incense. Yellow Sandalwood possesses very high spiritual vibrations and is burned for healing, clearing negativity and exorcism.
Other Names: Chandan, Chandana, Indian Sandalwood, Santalwood, Tan Xiang
Part Used: Wood chips
Medicinal Uses: Sandalwood used in a steam inhalation can be beneficial for a sore throat. Sandalwood paste has been used to treat skin diseases, dry skin, prickly heat, premature wrinkling, acne and external infections. It prevents excessive sweating and heals inflamed skin. Dry sandalwood powder can be mixed in rose water and applied over parts where there is profuse sweating.
Precautions and Adverse Reactions: Sandalwood is contraindicated in diseases of the kidney.