Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Sandalwood
- Sandalwood (Santalum album)
Sandalwood oil comes from the wood of Santalum album trees. It has a woody scent. Its effects are soothing and antiseptic.
Soothes stress, anxiety and depression. Helps alleviate insomnia.
Relieves sore throat, chesty cough and laryngitis. May soothe bronchitis and asthma.