There is a wide range of medicinal properties of sandalwood powder that makes it the best for face and all types of skin conditions.
Plant Parts: Heartwood
Botanical Family: Santalaceae
Chemical Family: Sesquiterpenols
Country of Origin: Australia
Method of Extraction: Steam distillation
Cultivation Method: Eco-harvest
Aroma: Warm & radiant, Woody, Creamy, Slightly Floral & Delicate, Lighter & Sweeter than Indian sandalwood
Soothing Sunburn – Making a paste using sandalwood powder is one of the best ways that can be used to sooth harsh sunburns.
Anti-aging – The toning effect using a sandalwood paste facial mask, helps in shrinking skin pores that provides an even skin texture and prevents sagging and aging skin. It tightens the drooping skin tissues in order to provide a supple and youthful appearance to the skin.
Pimple and Acne Treatment – The powerful antibacterial properties of sandalwood powder work effectively in fighting the bacteria and fungi and prevents the breakout of pimples and acne.
Itch Relief – Skin itching and infections can be relieved within 30 minutes of application of sandalwood powder paste on the skin. It also helps in subsiding inflammation, skin redness and sore skin.
Prickly Heat – Excessive heat and sweating during summer season often result in itchy and painful prickly heat. The cooling astringent property of sandalwood helps in cooling the skin and curing prickly heat naturally.