Do those blemishes and spotty complexion leave you feeling embarrassed? Sandalwood oil has come to save the day! Regularly utilized for skin support, sandalwood oil offers a number of health benefits to aid many issues.
For instance, the oil possesses natural properties that help protect against skin aging, including reducing the appearance of scars and blemishes. In fact, sandalwood is a strong supporter of smooth and healthy skin. The oil is supportive of mood and emotion, calming tension and stress, while uplifting and grounding. The oil’s strong skin-supportive properties, along with its natural ability to calm the mind, make it one powerful agent to have on hand when you?re meditating or looking after the health of your skin.
To promote glowing and younger-looking skin, add 1-2 drops sandalwood to your daily skincare regiment and apply as normal.
For stress relief, put 1-2 drops of sandalwood in your bath water and soak the stress away. Breathe in the aroma while you soak. You can also use sandalwood to ease sleep. Either diffuse throughout your bedroom or massage into your back, shoulders, and neck before bedtime.
General Methods of Application
Apply NEAT. Aromatically. Internally. Topically.
Those with sensitive skin should dilute the oil with a carrier oil. Avoid touching the eyes, ears, and other sensitive areas with the oil. People who are nursing, pregnant, or are receiving medical attention should consult their physician before use. Additionally, make sure to store the oil away from children.
Blend Recipe: Scar-reducing Salve
1 Tbsp Grapeseed Oil
2 drops Sandalwood Essential Oil
4 drops Lavender Essential Oil
6 drops Myrrh Essential Oil
6 drops Helichrysum Essential Oil
Fade away scars or blemishes with this scar-reducing salve. In a small glass jar or container, mix in all oils until well blended. Dab a little over the area of concern, and let the oils soak into your skin. Store the remainder in a cool, dry place and use as needed.