Palo Santo Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Bursera graveolens
Country of Origin: Peru, Ecuador
ABOUT PALO SANTO:
Palo santo essential oil is derived from the palo santo tree, which bears the scientific name Bursera graveolens and is native to Central and South American countries, such as Peru, Ecuador, Colombia, Mexico, and Costa Rica.
Unlike many other essential oils that come from common plants and herbs, palo santo trees are considered sacred by many different cultures and nations due to the historic importance of the tree’s wood in religious traditions.
It is believed to “clear misfortune, negative thought prints, and evil spirits.” This is the reason it’s known as a powerful essential oil for mental and emotional clarity.
USES AND BENEFITS:
There are many impressive benefits and uses of palo santo essential oil, including its known potential abilities to prevent oxidative stress, properties, strengthen the immune system, eliminate inflammation, reduce stress levels, treat chronic pain, soothe nerve disorders, heal the skin and ease feelings of depression.