Sandalwood Amyris Essential Oil comes from a small bushy tree with white flowers growing wild in Haiti. A less costly substitute for Sandalwood Vanuatu or Sandalwood Mysore, Sandalwood Amyris is good to use with a vaporiser or burner, either on its own or blended with cedarwood or other woody oils. Can be used blended in a cream or lotion for an anti-ageing treatment. Widely used in high-end creams and lotions as a cheaper substitute for true sandalwood. Sandalwood Australian or Sandalwood Vanuatu are better suited for blends that will be applied to the skin or used in the bath. Sandalwood Amyris can also be used as insect repellent .The essential oil is steam distilled from the bark and branches of Amyris balsamifera. Caryphyllene, cardinene and cadinol. Amyris balsamifera Bark Oil. Musty woody scent Known to have antiseptic, soothing properties and can be used as a sedative Ingredients: Caryphyllene, cardinene and cadinol. Amyris balsamifera Bark Oil Safety Advice: Please note that The Holistic Emporium or Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.