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Botanical Name Rhamnaceae
Family Santalaceae
Origin India
Description Santalum album is a small evergreen tree that grows up to 10 meters in height. The tree has a grey-brown bark and produces small purple flowers that turn into small fruit capsules. The heartwood of the tree is used to extract sandalwood oil, which has a distinct and pleasant fragrance.
Parts Used Heartwood, oil
Dose The recommended dose of sandalwood oil varies depending on the intended use and the individual’s age, health, and other factors. It is typically used in aromatherapy, diluted in carrier oil, or added to a diffuser.