The Palo Santo is a sacred tree native to South America. Latin American indigenous cultures have used its wood in traditional healing and spiritual ceremonies for centuries. When burned, the aromatic wood releases notes of lemon, mint, and pine, an invigorating, base fragrance that is believed to have a number of benefits.
He traditionally used the energizing and healing properties of Palo Santo to purify the air, dispel evil spirits, and cleanse negative energy. The wood has also long been used therapeutically to relieve cold and flu symptoms, depression, emotional pain, and other ailments. The uplifting aroma of palo santo is said to be conducive to meditation and relaxation and to increase creativity and bring good fortune.