The use of Palo Santo dates back to the Inca and Mayan Shamans, who used it to soothe illnesses of the mind and body and purify objects and places.
Used in stick, cone, flake or essential oil form, it has many properties:
A true purifier of the atmosphere, it transforms negative energies to attract positive ones. Reminding to release, it heals the mind by calming the emotions and restless spirits, bringing appeasement, calm, concentration, serenity and relaxation. Ideal for clearing the mind, it is recommended before a yoga, meditation or relaxation session.
According to the Shamans, Palo Santo has other properties: they use it for its medicinal and anti-inflammatory properties. When applied or prepared, it is said to relieve stomach, muscle and joint pain, skin problems and heal wounds. It is said to help mild colds, asthma, headaches and reduce anxiety and depression.