Palo Santo Bracelet - 19.99
Approximately 9 mm Palo Santo beads from Peru on stretch elastic cord.
Beads are irregular in shape but give a uniform appearance.
So wonderful to have the protective, healing power of Palo Santo in a bracelet to wear every day!
Palo Santo: Palo Santo, Burseara Graveolens, is a tree that grows throughout Central and South America. Its fragrant wood is considered holy – the name Palo Santo even means “holy wood” in Spanish. Palo Santo belongs to the Burseraceae family, which includes other powerful aromatics such as Frankincense, Myrrh and Copal.
Palo Santo wood is a natural aromatic incense that has been burned for centuries by the Inca and other indigenous peoples of South America. It is traditionally burned as an incense or smudge to purify the energy of people and space. It has a long history of use by shamans who burn it in ceremony to cleanse negative energies of all kinds, including the sorcery, curses, and interfering spirits.
The generous and powerful Spirit of this plant not only purifies and protects; it brings clarity, sovereignty and the blessing of spirit.
Palo Santo essential oil and wood smudge is also traditionally used for medicinal purposes: to provide relief from cold viruses, asthma, stress, headaches, anxiety, depression and emotional pain. This Essential Oil is can be diffused as aromatherapy or diluted for topical application and massage. It is calming for the nervous system and has been shown to speed recovery from illness. The essential oil reduces inflammation and physical pain. The high levels of D-Limonene and Monotropenes are considered helpful in the treatment of cancers. Essential oil of Palo Santo is a powerful antioxidant, antibacterial and natural antiseptic. Palo Santo’s woody, citrus smell can help relax the body. It also stimulates the brain, improving focus and concentration. As an aromatherapy tool, Palo Santo essential oil can be helpful for alleviating depression.
Use as a Smudge: Light one end of a stick, holding it in the flame for about 30 seconds. Shake the flame out and move the smudge through the aura, in space and around objects to clear energetic fields.