In Spanish, Palo Santo means “Holy Wood”, and the name of this oil points to its magical and therapeutic properties. Palo Santo was used by the Incas to purify the spirit of negative energies, and is still used by Shamans and natural healers to clear and cleanse one’s energy field.
Palo Santo essential oil is extracted from the heartwood of the Bursera Graveolens tree, which belongs to the same botanical family as Frankincense and Myrrh. Like Frankincense and Myrrh, Palo Santo shares similar spiritual healing benefits, while possessing insect repelling properties. Palo Santo essential oil contains notes of mint and citrus, driving away bugs and mosquitos and clearing the mind for meditation. Palo Santo essential oil is awesome in the diffuser or inhaled straight out of the bottle. Some people cannot enjoy the aroma of Palo Santo unless it is diluted or blended with other oils. We also offer Palo Santo as a 10% Dilute Here
, and in a meditative blend called Wisdom & Stillness
Specific Benefits of Palo Santo Essential Oil as follows: Supports the immune system.... As a result of its detoxifying, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory constituents, Palo Santo Essential oil is often used as an effective way of boosting the immune system, recovering from illness more quickly, and preventing future infections.
Fights inflammation... Palo Santo Essential oil contains many of the same powerful anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties as frankincense essential oil. As a result, aromatherapy recommends palo santo as a great way to fight inflammation-based ailments, from joint pain to skin rashes.
Uplifting and purifying... Palo Santo has traditionally been used for spiritual purposes. Palo Santo Essential Oil is regarded as emotionally uplifting, helping clear away negative emotions, focusing the mind, and improving concentration.
Properties: Antiseptic, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-bacterial, Relaxant, Analgesic
Perfumery Note: Middle
Aroma: Woody, Fresh, Intense, and Slightly Minty
Blends with: Bergamot
, Bulgarian Rose Otto
, Hawaiian Sandalwood
, Ylang Ylang
, and Vetiver
Recipes We Love: Massage oil for pained joints:
4 drops Palo Santo Essential Oil
Blend the oils together and massage into aching joints or muscles.
Palo Santo Essential Oil
All of these oils are known to help clear the mind and promote positive emotions. Use them in equal parts with your diffuser, or mix and match them as you like.
Palo Santo Essential Oil
Use equal parts of each essential oil in your diffuser. Alternately, put a drop of each essential oil onto a handkerchief or a cotton ball and inhale.