This magnificent energy cleanser from South America is used much like a smudge stick or incense. Palo Santo is highly revered as a smudge and often preferred over White Sage for its ability to cleanse the space and aura deeply. It’s citrus like scent carries the essence of wisdom and can invoke a deeply intuitive feel.
The name Palo Santo translates to “Holy wood,” best when used for deep healing and clearing energy. On a physical level it can benefit the symptoms of headaches, inflammation, emotional trauma, stress, colds and much more. It can also be simmered in hot water and drunk as a tea. Traditionally burned in ceremony and used internally for calming the immune and nervous systems and for faster recovery of illness.
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