|Sandalwood African Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
|COMMON NAME||Sandalwood African|
|BOTANICAL NAME||Osyris lanceolata|
|PLANT PARTS USED||Wood|
|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||Tanzania|
|African Sandalwood is from the same family and is used as an alternative to Indian Sandalwood due to its similar aroma, although it is more reminiscent of Cedarwood and does not contain high levels of santalol compounds typical of true Sandalwood.
Nature/Essence – Healing & Calming
FOR THE SKIN
Research on African Sandalwood has demonstrated antimicrobial and antifungal activity.
FOR THE BODY
African Sandalwood has traditionally been used for respiratory and urinary complaints and for its healing properties.
FOR THE MIND
African Sandalwood has a calming and grounding action. It can be a nice oil to diffuse during meditation.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Jasmine, Ylang-ylang, Patchouli, Vetiver and Rose.
|Appearance||Pale yellow to dark yellow liquid.|
|Odour Description||Warm, sweet, strong, rish, woody|
|Main Constituents||a- Santalol, cis-lancelol, b - santalol, Z-a-trans Bergamotol|
|Specific Gravity||Min 0.93||Max0.98|
|Optical Rotation||Min-40||Max +10|
|Refractive Index||Min 1.498||Max1.518|