Sandalwood (Hawaiian) Santalum paniculatum
Much like its native Hawaii, Hawaiian Sandalwood produces a calming effect, as it soothes skin and promotes emotional well-being by dissipating tense feelings.*
From a renewable source in Hawaii, doTERRA’s amazing Sandalwood essential oil delivers a variety of benefits, including smoothing skin and enhancing moods. With thousands of years of documented use, this oil has a high value to many users. Hawaiian Sandalwood has a rich, sweet, woody aroma that instills calmness and well-being, making it a perfect oil to incorporate into massage or aromatherapy.
Sandalwood is very soothing and beneficial to the skin, making it highly sought after in body and skin care products. Research suggests Hawaiian Sandalwood helps with the appearance of skin imperfections. In addition to being soothing and beneficial to the skin, Hawaiian Sandalwood provides these same effects to mood, helping to lessen tension and promote emotional well-being.
Uses for Sandalwood Hawaiian Essential Oil
- Diffuse or apply to the neck and shoulders at bedtime for a restful night’s sleep.
- Add one to two drops to your favorite moisturizer or night cream for smooth, glowing skin.
- Add one to two drops to a hot bath to promote relaxation and lessen tension.
Directions for Use when using Sandalwood Hawaiian Essential Oil
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Internal use: Dilute one drop in four fluid ounces of liquid.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with doTERRA Fractionated Coconut Oil to minimize any skin sensitivity.
Cautions when using Sandalwood Hawaiian Essential Oil
Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.
Primary Benefits of Sandalwood Hawaiian Essential Oil
- Promotes healthy-looking, smooth skin
- Creates a positive environment
- Frequently used in meditation for its grounding aroma
Aromatic Description for Sandalwood Hawaiian Essential Oil
Rich, honey, sweet, woody
Collection Method for Sandalwood Hawaiian Essential Oil
Plant Part used for Sandalwood Hawaiian Essential Oil
Main Constituents of the Sandalwood Hawaiian Essential Oil
α-santalol, ß-santalol, cis-lanceol