When placed within distilled water or an atomizer bottle, Palo Santo creates a pleasant, fresh smoke that works well in keeping away mosquitoes and other flying insects.
Palo Santo is thought to possess therapeutic properties, including the potential ability to help uplift mood, strengthen vitality, and aid in protection. It is said that the oil may be beneficial for meditation, concentration, and enhancing creativity.
Palo Santo is traditionally used for relieving common colds, flu symptoms, stress, asthma, headaches, and inflammation.
Palo Santo can also be used in massage work to promote a greater sense of calm and physical health.
To relieve pains: Use two drops in a tablespoon of carrier oil (jojoba, passion fruit) and massage the affected area up to three times daily. Palo Santo may be used in combination with Molle and Eucalyptus. For skin problems: Palo Santo may be added to everyday liquid soap. For cleaning and diffusion: Use five drops per 100ml solution. For massage: Use one drop in 1 tablespoon of carrier oil.
Dilute before using in massages with a natural base oil.
Do not ingest directly.
Avoid direct contact with eyes and mouth.
Do not apply on irritated skin.
Keep out of reach of children.
Store away from heat and light.