Sandalwood, Australian (Santalum spicatum) CO2 Extract / Essential Oil (Santalum spicatum)


Sandalwood, Australian may also be referred to as Australian sandalwood, West Australian sandalwood, fragrant sandalwood. It is typically processed using steam or hydro distillation as a method for extracting oil from the heartwood.

Essential Facts

  • Aroma Description:

    Earthy Resinous Rich Slightly sweet Soft Vanilla-like Warm Woody

  • Common Name(s): Australian sandalwood, West Australian sandalwood, fragrant sandalwood
  • Synonyms(s) for Santalum spicatum: Eucarya spicata, Fusanus cignorum, Fusanus diversifolius, Fusanus spicatus, Fusanus spicatus var. frutescens, Mida cignorum, Mida spicata, Santalum cygnorum, Santalum diversifolium

  • Botanical Family: Santalaceae
  • Botanical Genus: Santalum
  • Chemical Family: Sesquiterpenols
  • Perfumery Note: Base
  • Indigenous Country: Australia
  • Cultivation: Wild Harvested
  • Processing Methods: Steam or Hydro Distillation
  • Part Typically Used: Heartwood
  • Shelf Life: indefinte
  • Wild Harvested Wild Harvested
  • Vegan Vegan

Essential Details

Benefits & Uses

May be benefitial for addressing the following ailments:


Therapeutic Benefits of Sandalwood, Australian:

Analgesic Anti-anxiety Anti-fungal Anti-inflammatory Anti-septic Anti-spasmodic Anti-viral Calming Cicatrisant CNS sedative CNS tonic Cooling Nervine Sedative

Other Uses for Sandalwood, Australian:

Hair Care