Face & Body Care

9 Beauty Benefits of sandalwood for Promising Results


Sandalwood- चंदन – An Indian species “Santalum album” Having Aromatic profile. Mostly used in religious ceremonies and is an effective aphrodisiac. Considered to be a sacred tree and known as the sage in front of other normal trees. But did you know it is an excellent skincare essential used by many beauty industries and used in making incense and commonly worn by the ‘pundits’ on the forehead, they believe that it calms down the pitta &Agna chakra.

Skin, the largest organ of the body faces lots of troubles like pollution, dust, infections & other skin offenders. These are quite challenging to face. But Sandalwood has a feasible solution for all skin concerns. Used in many diverse ways-aid in managing oil secretion, removes dull patchy skin, and treats acne. It also aids you in accomplishing a bright golden glow, one of the most attractive attributes of all the girls. ( Chandan Sa BadanChanchalChitwan ). Skincare is incomplete without Sandalwood.

Let’s explore more to know the miraculous benefits of Sandalwood:-

Sandalwood has ample beauty advantages that work wonderfully to confer flawlessly beautiful skin.

  1. Get rid of Acne & Pimples

Pimples can be stopped, ease & removed with this magnificent Ingredient. Anti-inflammatory properties of Chandan calm down the swelling and ease down the redness. Anti-bacterial properties aid in the battle of acne resulting in bacteria & controls the deposition of oil & sebum & treat acne /pimple effectively.

DIY-  Take 1 spoon of Sandalwood powder + pinch of Turmeric

Mix it with rosewater & obtain a thick paste

Apply it all over the effective area to get rid of acne & pimples

Wash it off with normal water resulting in smooth acne-free skin.

  1. Did You Know Sandalwood Paste is age reviver? 

While it might be not feasible for everyone to go to parlour for facial & wrinkle treatment but sandalwood is much practical in achieving best flawless skin at home. “Laghu Gun” of Sandalwood specifically targets the issue and uplifts the saggy skin & treats pigmentation.

DIY- Mix sandalwood powder with 1 egg white, Stir to obtain a paste

Apply it on your face and neck & leave it for 15-20 min.

Wash it with normal water to improve skin elasticity & radiant glow.

  1. Effectively calms Skin Inflammation 

Another beauty benefit of sandalwood is reducing the swelling & heftiness in the skin. Anti-inflammatory properties calm down the skin irritation and lessen the redness & swelling in the skin or scalp.


DIY- Mix sandalwood powder or Sandalwood essential oil with olive oil & apply it on the affected area.

The paste is an expert in removing redness & itchiness of the skin.

  1. Perfect dose for Tanning

What is tan? When you go out in the sun & melanin starts producing & accumulated on the skin & your normal skin looks tanned & burnt due to overexposure of the sun.  But the soothing properties of Chandan successfully removes the layer of tan & makes skin normal as before.

DIY-  Mix 1 tbsp. Sandalwood Powder with 1 spoon of Honey & 2 spoons of Curd

Make a thick paste and apply it on the affected part of the body,

Wash it off after an hour for tan free clear skin.

  1. You can achieve smooth Skin in 1 go 

Outing, office, hectic schedule turns skin dull and tired. Antioxidants properties of Sandalwood oil revive your skin energy and imparts fresh, smooth and soft skin in just 1 application.

DIY- Method 1- Take 3-4 drops of Sandalwood oil & massage into the skin for 5-10 min. leave it for 15-20 min. and wash it off for baby soft skin.

Method2- Take 1 spoon of sandalwood powder mix it with 2 tbsp. of rosewater and apply the paste all over the face and neck & leave it for 15-20 min.

Wash it off with cold water for perfect refreshment.

It is the perfect skin-softening mask for buttery smooth skin.

  1. Whitening Agent is here for you 

Oxidative stress leads you to a darker skin tone & stress takes you towards dull and contributes to the unattractive dark skin. Sandalwood’s anti-oxidant elements impeccably peel off the dark skin and leave skin fresh and glossy. It perfectly unifies the complexion, making skin beautiful and attractive.

DIY– Mix 1 tbsp. of Sandalwood powder with 1spoon of milk & curd with few drops of almond oil & stir it to obtain a perfect paste.

Wash it off with normal water & immediately apply Bio white Gloss Serum to seal the hydration.

Apply Continuously for 1 week to see amazingly visible results.

  1. Marvelous Cooling Agent for prickly heat

The arrival of summer means the arrival of sweating and excess oil production and excessive sweating leads to itching & soreness. But sandalwood and rosewater work magically in treating inflammation, itching & redness.

DIY-  Make a paste with Sandalwood & Rosewater & apply the paste on affected areas quickly to relieve the skin soreness & reduce the heating effects.

  1. Effectively Unifies Skin Tone

Cleansing properties of sandalwood effectively brings back the perfect complexion. Women always yearn for perfect even complexion but pollution reverses their desire. Sandalwood is a real boon for skin and works wonders alone to unify the skin texture.

DIY-  1 tbsp. of Sandalwood powder + 2 tbsp. of milk. Make it a paste & apply over the skin. Let it dry for 20 min & wash it off with lukewarm water and get an even skin texture.

  1. Improve your sleep with the aromatic Ingredient

Did you know the unique aroma of sandalwood next to your bed promotes relaxing muscles & gives you a restful night sleep? You can also apply some drops of Sandalwood Oil to the back of your neck before sleep to promote a perfect surrounding for sound sleep.

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