Sandalwood, African Essential Oil

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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
SKIN ICON 72pxFOR THE SKIN
Research on African Sandalwood has demonstrated antimicrobial and antifungal activity.
 
BODY ICON 72pxFOR THE BODY
African Sandalwood has traditionally been used for respiratory and urinary complaints and for its healing properties.
 
MIND ICON 72pxFOR THE MIND
African Sandalwood has a calming and grounding action. It can be a nice oil to diffuse during meditation.
 
BLENDS WELL WITH
JasmineYlang-ylangPatchouliVetiver 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
- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only.
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Perform a patch test prior to use

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