Aromatherapy Essential Oils

Sandalwood Essential Oil

Sandalwood Essential Oil

Santalum album

Sandalwood essential oil has a rich, balsamic, sweet fragrance with woody undertone. It is golden orange to pale yellow in colour. It has a medium viscosity.

It originated in India.

Extraction Method:
It is extracted from the bark by the process of steam distillation.

Chemical composition:
Santalol, santyl acetate and santalene.

Therapeutic properties:
Antiphlogistic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, astringent, carminative, diuretic, emollient, expectorant, sedative and tonic.

Sandalwood essential oil could be helpful in :

  1. Bronchitis
  2. chapped skin
  3. depression
  4. dry skin
  5. laryngitis
  6. leucorrhea
  7. oily skin
  8. scars
  9. sensitive skin
  10. stress
  11. stretch marks


  • Sandalwood is a safe oil to use.

Blends well with:

Rose, Clove, Lavender, Geranium, Vetiver, Patchouli, Jasmine, Peru Balsam, Benzoin, Bergamot, Clary Sage, Coriander, Cypress, Fennel, Frankincense, Galbanum, Myrrh, Palmarosa, Pepper, Peppermint and Vanilla.