This Australian Sandalwood essential oil is; grown and processed locally in the Australiaâ€™s South West; where it is native. Admirers have called Sandalwood â€˜Liquid Goldâ€™ due to its precious nature and it is one of the oldest incense materials with recorded use for at least 4000 years. Sandalwood loves the skin; protecting from and dealing with myriad irritations. A lovely base note fixative for perfumery. Restores equilibrium; allays stress and restlessness and is grounding for meditation. Relaxant by nature; calms tension in the body and discomfort. The thick and viscous oil is distilled from the mature wood â€“ the older the tree; the richer the oil. Precautions: Non-toxic; non-irritant and non-sensitising.