Essential oil - Palo Santo

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Palo Santo  


Size: 5 ml    

Certified pure   

Origin: Peru    

Palo Santo (meaning sacred wood in Spanish) is a deciduous tree that grows in northern Peru. Used for thousands of years by the Incas and in traditional medicine, its essential oil, nicknamed the oil of meditation, promotes a feeling of well-being & relaxation.  The oil moves forward because, on the energetic side, it proves to be a real springboard to turn the page better, to transform itself.1   

My properties :   

Antibacterial, antimicrobial,2 antihistaminic, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antiproliferative,3 tissue regenerator, insect repellent, venous and lymphatic decongestant, respiratory decongestant, nervous regulator. 

Use :   

Olfaction, Diffusion, Skin application.  

My botanical name: Bursera graveolens   

My family: Burseraceae

My colour: light yellow to light brown   

My smell: balsamic, spicy, citrusy  

Synergy: Bergamot, Sandalwood, Cedar, Lemon, Frankincense, Myrrh, Grapefruit 


  • Before using any product containing essential oils, please check and follow the precautions, warnings and contraindications. 

  • Before using an essential oil, if in doubt, here is a tolerance test that allows you to check your sensitivity to essential oils. Place three drops of the essential oil mixture in the hollow of the elbow or wrist and wait a few minutes for a topical reaction or up to 48 hours for an allergic reaction. Caution: do not use essential oils that are said to be dermo caustic or phototoxic, as they may cause burns on the skin. 

  • Do not apply them pure on the skin or the mucous membranes. 

  • Avoid any contact with the eyes. 

  • Respect the recommended doses. 

Keep out of reach of children.   

Note: the properties, indications and methods of use are taken from reference books or websites in aromatherapy. They are regularly found there and, for many, confirmed by observations in the scientific environment. However, this information is given for information purposes only and in no way constitutes medical information, nor does it engage our responsibility. For any use in a therapeutic purpose, consult a health professional.   

Notice: Although natural, essential oils are active products that require responsible handling. In no case will Maison Jacynthe be held responsible for the consequences of an incorrect or careless application of these products or the methods presented.   References 

1. Lydia Bosson. Guérir avec l'aromathérapie - Pratique énergétique des huiles essentielles et hydrolats. Usha Veda Publishing. Published 2021. ISBN: 2839931753 2. Kevin Carlos Noel-Martinez, Gerardo Juan Francisco Cruz, Rosa Liliana Solis-Castro. Bursera graveolens essential oil: Physiochemical characterization and antimicrobial activity in pathogenic microorganisms found in Kajikia audax. Scientia agropecuaria. 2021. 12. 303-309. 10.17268/sci.agropecu.2021.033. 3. Monzote L, Hill GM, Cuellar A, Scull R, Setzer WN. Chemical composition and anti-proliferative properties of Bursera graveolens essential oil. Nat Prod Commun. 2012 Nov;7(11):1531-4. PMID: 23285824. 

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Essential oil - Palo Santo