Chandan (as it is called in Hindi) or Sandalwood has been an integral part of our society for ages. Whether you want to praise someone’s beauty or create a spiritual atmosphere or any ritual, sandalwood is a treasured plant interwoven into the culture and heritage of India. It has been considered sacred wood and its oil is valued in several religions including Buddhism, Hinduism, Christianity and Islam. Its enchanting aroma was highly valued in ancient medicine for its innumerable therapeutic properties. Indus Valley is using this globally celebrated plant as a single ingredient for making their 100% Pure Sandalwood Essential Oil. Traditionally, it has been used in the making of incenses, oils, medicines, perfumes, cosmetics, for aromatherapy, in pharmaceutical industry and for making a variety of handcrafted ornaments. Its uses have been historically recorded for over 4,000 years for treating skin problems, common cold, digestive distress, acne, gonorrhoea, liver problems, etc. making it one of the oldest-known materials to be used for various skin treatments. That’s why it finds a permanent place in our daily skin care routine.
Indus Valley is offering their versatile 100% Pure Sandalwood Essential Oil in its purest form. It is cold-pressed extracted from the heartwood (the central part of the tree) and the roots of the tree. The essential oil is obtained by steam distillation process without using any harmful chemicals like hexanes. The best Sandalwood Essential Oil comes as a pale yellow to viscous liquid texture, with a sweet, persistent, spicy, warm, woody and nutty fragrance. This 100% pure aromatic extract can be used for its therapeutic effects in Ayurvedic, Chinese and Tibetan medicinal systems.
Indus Valley’s pure Sandalwood Essential Oil promotes healthy skin and better health. It holds many anti-aging and skin-healing secrets. Due to its cooling nature, it can be used in making herbal pastes for relief from sweating and works as an excellent remedy for sunburn and prickly heat. Its potent astringent, antiseptic, antimicrobial, anti-aging and disinfectant properties makes the essential oil as one of the best oils to shield the skin against harmful bacteria, virus and fungal attacks. It is non-reactive to sensitive skin and therefore it’s completely safe to use in beauty treatments. Being one of the best Sandalwood Essential Oil currently available in the market, it is highly sought after for restoring damaged skin cells, improving skin complexion and maintaining skin glow and radiance. It also helps fade blemishes and scars and elevates the skin cell recovery system, leaving your skin delicate, smooth and youthful.
Sandalwood is the most commercially cultivated wood treasured for its intense fragrance. It is believed that sandalwood oil triggers the primary proteins found in the hair follicles known as keratin, which helps in stimulating hair growth. The strong astringent property of sandalwood oil is effective in balancing out excess sebum secretion in the scalp, treats split ends and enhances the hair luster and growth. Pure and best Sandalwood Essential Oil also carries antibacterial properties that stop flaking, fortifies hair roots and tightens the skin tissues treating dandruff and preventing hair fall.
In Ayurvedic medicine, sandalwood oil is considered to be beneficial in treating both physical and mental disorders. Several studies have suggested that sandalwood oil may help alleviate anxiety and promote healthier sleep patterns. Indus Valley’s 100% Pure Sandalwood Essential Oil is beneficial for both, emotional and physiological responses, as it controls both behavioural responses as well as balances emotions. Despite its calming effects, sandalwood oil appears to enhance mental alertness. It is believed that the scent of sandalwood has the ability to promote mental clarity.
How to Use
- Wash your face first before applying the oil.
- Mix a few drops of Indus Valley 100% Pure Sandalwood Essential Oil with any Indus Valley carrier oil.
- Apply it gently on your face.
- The essential oil can be also used in an aroma diffuser.
- For lessening strain and balancing your emotions, use one to two drops of Indus Valley’s Sandalwood Essential Oil on your palm. Then cup it around your nose and breathe in the aroma for as long as 30 seconds.
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