Indian Sandalwood, also often called sacred sandalwood, is considered to be one of the most valuable trees in the world. Oil produced from the heartwood of these trees has a mild woody aroma with subtle sweet notes.
Sandalwood oil is a very popular ingredient in perfumery due to its fixative properties. This oil is best known for its calming properties and considered to be a magic potion for skin ailments, owing to its astringent properties. It is also a popular for its anti inflammatory and analgesic benefits.