Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Sandalwood

Sandalwood oil comes from the wood of Santalum album trees. It has a woody scent. Its effects are soothing and antiseptic.

Santalum album flowers
Santalum album flowers
Sandalwood (Santalum album)


Sandalwood Essential Oil


Soothes stress, anxiety and depression. Helps alleviate insomnia.


Relieves sore throat, chesty cough and laryngitis. May soothe bronchitis and asthma.