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Sandalwood Essential Oil 5ml

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Sandalwood Essential Oil, or Santalum album oil, is used to harmonise the atmosphere and to establish a spiritual connection between people, thereby releasing tension and providing motional balance.



The Sandalwood Essential Oil has been obtained by steam distillation of the wood of the Santalum austrocaledonicum tree native to New Caledonia. It is a widely used material for the construction of temples. As a Hindu proverb says: """You have to try to be like sandalwood, which perfumes the ax that wounds it""". Sandalwood Essential Oil is a jewel of yang polarity that has properties linked to masculinity, helping in states of meditation and spiritual activities.

Among its properties and benefits, the following stand out:

On a Cosmetic Level: Sandalwood Essential Oil is a great rejuvenator due to its decongestant and moisturizing properties of the skin. It is also a tonic and astringent essential oil, it is a good essential oil for beauty treatments.

At Therapeutic Level:it is an antispasmodic, carminative, diuretic, expectorant and sedative essential oil.

On a Psychological Level: Sandalwood Essential Oil is balancing and aphrodisiac, especially for men. It provides security and presence, linked to leadership and virility. Sandalwood is a masculine and feminine spiritual connector, a great connector of the crown chakra that facilitates meditative states and spiritual activities.

It is one of the 12 basic essential oils to start in aromatherapy and one of the most important to include in the preparation of master formulas for men. It is also a powerful cell regenerator, indicated for all those facial treatments for aged, dry and cracked skin. It is also suitable for the treatment of oily skin and sebaceous hypersecretion.

The "spiritual masculine" essential oil essential in master formulations to promote emotional balance in man. Calming of nervous tension and stress, it provides a very powerful soft and serene energy. One of the essential oils of choice to use in the moxa treatment in thecase of men. Along with myrrh and frankincense, it is suitable for meditation as it connects with theinner being of the person and seeks a superior spiritual knowledge.

How to use

There are different methods of application and use of Essential Oils and Essential Oil Preparations:


  • Facial Use: A proportion of 99% Carrier Oil and 1% Essential Oil is recommended. This is equivalent to 2 drops of Essential Oil for every 10 ml of Carrier Oil.

  • Body Use: A proportion of 97% Carrier Oil and 3% Essential Oil is recommended. This means 6 drops of Essential Oil for every 10 ml of Carrier Oil.


  • Diffuser: The use of diffusers without heat is recommended, such as the ALQVIMIA Flask, since heat can alter the properties of essential oils. Up to a maximum of 10 drops of Essential Oil Preparation can be used in the diffuser.

  • Bath: Dilute a maximum of 10-15 drops of Essential Oil Preparation in a small amount of milk (vegetable or animal), yogurt, honey, salt or Bath Gel. Essential oils do not dissolve in water, so they need a vehicle to mix in the bath.
  • Inhalation with Steam: Apply a maximum of 5 drops of Essential Oil Preparation in a container with hot water (approximately 1-2 liters) and inhale, covering the head and the container with a towel, to retain the steam for longer.

  • Sauna: Dilute a maximum of 2 drops of Essential Oil Preparation for every 500 ml of water used in the sauna.

Remember that it is important to follow the instructions for use and the recommended proportions to guarantee a safe and effective use of Essential Oils and Essential Oil Preparations.




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