Palo Santo Blog
Learn more about palo santo’s health benefits, its many uses, the environmental factors of growing and distributing this sacred wood, and more.
Of course, there are many more than seven ways of creating the sacred space for love with Palo Santo, but we thought we'd...
Take a deeper look into the human side of this enduring partnership. When the people who harvest Palo Santo have the opportunity to live in harmony with the land, nature and society benefit.
Here at Sacred Wood Essence, we have put together a Smoke Cleansing Gift Set that is the perfect complement to your ritual of welcoming the new year. A lovely abalone shell serves as a natural container to hold Palo Santo incense sticks and powder, as well as a white sage bundle.
In Spanish, the meaning of Palo Santo is “Holy Wood.” Let’s explore why this beneficial tree from coastal Ecuador is so deeply revered.
The botanical lore of palo santo, the sacred incense tree from Ecuador revered for its soothing aroma, is fascinating. Rarely living longer than a century, palo santo’s journey has much to teach us about our own.
Palo santo extract is a rich source of limonene. It’s a great ingredient in salves and massage oils. In addition to a rich and pleasant citrus aroma, the limonene found in palo santo has been studied for its anti-stress and anti-inflammatory properties.