Palo Santo 5 Smudge Sticks

 

Botanical Name: Bursera graveolens

 

Origin: Ecuador

 

Palo Santo is a tree that’s native to Peru, Ecuador, and other South American countries. It grows in dry tropical forests and produces very fragrant resin. In Spanish, Palo Santo means “Holy Wood.”

 

Palo Santo has been used by indigenous peoples for centuries. The wood, resin, and oil have been used in ceremonial application and for medicinal purposes. It’s mainly used to treat pain and stress. It’s also said to clear negative energy.

Palo Santo 5 Smudge Sticks

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  • Palo Santo is associated with several medicinal and therapeutic benefits. Traditionally, Palo Santo is widely used to repel mosquitos. It’s also said to deter ants, termites, and flies. Palo Santo essential oil is mainly composed of Limonene making it a natural insect repellant.

     

    Palo Santo is also used to treat different types of pain, including arthritis, headache and sore throats. This effect is related to Limonenes analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties. Limonene provides pain relief by inhibiting certain neuronal pathways.

     

    The pleasant aroma of Palo Santo is very relaxing, so it’s commonly used to ease stress. It’s thought to have a purifying and cleansing effect on the mind, body and spirit. Inhaled Limonene exhibited anti-stress and anti-anxiety properties.