Benefits of Sandalwood Essential Oil
Sandalwood essential oil has antimicrobial, antiproliferative and anti-inflammatory properties. Hence it is used in the treatment of acne and skin problems like eczema, psoriasis, warts, etc.
It is mainly used to treat dry skin. Sandalwood Essential Oil will provide your epidermis with the ultimate replenishment. It has powerful hydrating effects on the skin, penetrating deeply to deliver an intense dose of moisture and hence it can act as an emollient.
Sandalwood Essential Oil with its calming compounds has an unparalleled ability to renew the complexion. Whether it is rosacea, psoriasis, eczema or even pigmentation, Sandalwood works to soothe the epidermis and even out skin tone.
Sandalwood oil reduces the number of mast cells. These cells are found around the hair follicles and responsible for shortening the hair growth stage. It promotes sleep and reduces anxiety & fights inflammation.
Alpha-santalol, one of the constituents of sandalwood oil, inhibits tyrosinase and cholinesterase enzymes. These enzymes catalyze the production of melanin pigments.owing to this activity, the oil is an active ingredient in several skincare products.
Sandalwood oil also possesses antipyretic, antiseptic, and diuretic properties and hence it is an effective material in treating diseases of the urinary tract. It is used to promote mental clarity and boosts memory. Sandalwood oil has antiseptic properties and is used in the treatment of bronchitis, cystitis, and dysuria.