Latin name: Bursera graveolens
Also know as: Sacred Wood, Holy wood, St. Anthony`s wood, Palosanto, Mallka Waki, vera, ibiocaí
Our Palo Santo -Oil- is very fragrant and made of fresh and sustainable harvested Palo Santo from Ecuador.
Palo Santo is the wood of a tree that belongs to the same family (Burseraceae) as frankincense and myrrh. The use of Palo Santo is traditional in South America. According to the local customs, it is used against the “mala energia” (bad energy) or “Palo Santo to clean your house of bad energy, Palo Santo for good luck”.
Palo Santo is also used in Ayahuasca ceremonies for centuries as a remedy for purifying and cleansing and to get rid of evil spirits during a ceremony. The smoke of Palo Santo creates an overall peaceful atmosphere full of harmony.
Usage: Use as you would any essential oil, in the bath, on your clothes, on your body, or with your favorite diffuser.
Fragrance: a deep enjoyable wooden aroma with a pleasant warm but sweet touch
Properties: The fragrance of Palo Santo works peaceful on atmosphere and mind, clears negativity, stimulates happiness
Caution: For external use only. Never use essential oils undiluted. Dilute in water for diffusing or carrier oil for use on skin. Always perform a small patch test as some essential oils may cause irritation. Discontinue use if irritation occurs. Avoid eyes and mucous membranes. Consult a health care practitioner before use if you are pregnant or suffering from a medical condition. Keep out of reach of children. Flammable: Keep away from fire or flame.