Sandalwood Essential Oil - New Caledonia (Santalum austrocaledonicum)


Sandalwood - New Caledonia may also be referred to as pacific sandalwood, new caledonia sandalwood, coral sea sandalwood. It is typically processed using steam or hydro distillation as a method for extracting oil from the wood.

Essential Facts

  • Aroma Description:

    Balsamic Cool Earthy Rich Sweet Warm Woody

  • Common Name(s): pacific sandalwood, new caledonia sandalwood, coral sea sandalwood
  • Synonyms(s) for Santalum austrocaledonicum: Santalum austrocaledonicum glabrum, Santalum homei

  • Botanical Family: Santalaceae
  • Botanical Genus: Santalum
  • Chemical Family: Sesquiterpenols
  • Perfumery Note: Base
  • Indigenous Country: New Caledonia
  • Cultivation: Unsprayed
  • Processing Methods: Steam or Hydro Distillation
  • Part Typically Used: Wood
  • Shelf Life: 12 years
  • Vegan Vegan

Essential Details

Benefits & Uses

May be benefitial for addressing the following ailments:


Therapeutic Benefits of Sandalwood - New Caledonia:

Anti-anxiety Anti-depressant Anti-fungal Anti-inflammatory Anti-septic Anti-spasmodic Anti-viral Astringent Calming Cicatrisant CNS sedative CNS tonic Cooling Deodorant

Other Uses for Sandalwood - New Caledonia:

Hair Care

Energetic, Spiritual, and Emotional Qualities