Comes packaged according to weight – around 5 – 7 pieces. Palo Santo is a useful wood for many purposes, and Wikipedia reports: Palo santo is employed for engraving work and for the making of durable wooden posts. From its wood, also, a type of oil known as oil of guaiac (or guayacol) is produced, to be used as an ingredient for perfumes. Its resin can be obtained by means of organic solvents, and is employed to make varnishes and dark paints. Palo santo is appreciated for the skin-healing properties of its essence and also because it provides good charcoal and a high quality timber. It ignites easily despite being so dense, and produces a fragrant smoke. Natives of the Chaco region employ the bark to treat stomach problems. Small pieces of the wood are also used as a form of natural incense in spiritual rituals.
Palo Santo Incense Sticks
Palo Santo is a versatile South American wood that shamans frequently prefer for cleansing and purifying an area. It has a sweet pungent scent. This Palo Santo comes as slivers of wood that you light, then let the tip burn to a smolder, and use the smoke to cleanse.
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