Palo Santo is found in various regions of South America, and this tree is a member of the Burseraceae family, which also includes frankincense and myrrh. Palo Santo is very rare, and its essential oil only comes from the heartwood of a fallen tree that has aged for years, making it one of the most sought-after fragrances in aromatherapy.
It Is revered for both its scarcity and its ability to promote unparalleled positivity.
Palo Santo translated means "saint wood," and is considered holy by many Latin American cultures.
This tree lives up to around 90 years and the amazing thing is that it does not develop any significant benefits for us until after it has died naturally and aged for a considerable time. You can well imagine that the oil that is harvested is done so very conscientiously and with environmental concerns carefully considered.
The resulting oil is something to be cherished, with properties that include alleviating stress. Those lucky enough to take in the pure aroma of Palo Santo will find themselves blissfully adrift in an atmosphere of stability and tranquility.
In aromatherapy it is Strong. Complex, with notes of wood, vanilla and citrus and balances tension and instills feelings of sublime contentment.
Pala Santo Essential Oil has many uses including Aromatherapy and DIY projects like soaps and candles.
Blends well with Bergamot, Cedarwood, Cypress, Fir Needle, Frankincense, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Mandarin, Myrrh, Neroli, Orange, Pine, Rosalina, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Vanilla
It is a higher priced oil but it has many benefits and a little goes a long away
Here is a recipe for the Stress Away Blend
6 drops Palo Santo Essential Oil
3 drops Lavender Essential Oilpalo
3 drops Bergamot Essential Oil
3 drops Sandalwood Essential Oil