While many essential oils are now known to cause skin sensitization and dermatitis, the testing of fragrance oils that may contain such essential oils, for example Santalum
album, Cananga odorata, Jasminum species, Mentha piperita, Melaleuca alternifolia, tea tree oil, and Lavandula angustifolia, may not reveal this potential safety concern (unless such essential oils are tested themselves).
Pawar (2011) assayed the antifungal activity of stem extracts of nine plants towards Azadirachta indica, Lantana camera, Callistemon rigidus, Capsicum annum, Datura inoxia, Terminalia thorelii, Citrus aurantifolia, Lawsonia inermis, and Santalum
album against 5 seed-borne pathogenic fungi .
Antihyperglycemic and antihyperlipidemic effect of Santalum
album in streptozotocin induced diabetic rats.
It contains Acorus calamus, Glycyrrhiza glabra, Terminalia chebula, Terminalia bellirica, Santalum
rubrum, Myristica fragrans and Piper longum.
Reportedly, as the most sought-after Santalum
album (Indian sandalwood) trees are indigenous primarily to India, this high demand has led to deforestation thereby fostering an illegal market which has led the tree to being listed as vulnerable to extinction in the wild.
Essential Oils Considered Safe for Pregnancy (Guba, 2001) Essential Oil Botanical Name Cardamom Elettaria cardamomum German and Matricaria recutita, Anthemis noblis Roman chamomile Frankincense Boswellia carterii Geranium Pelargonium graveolens Ginger Zingiber officinale Neroli or Orange Blossom Citrus aurantium bigaradia Patchouli Pogostemon cablin Petitgrain Citrus aurantium Rose Rosa damascene Sandalwood Santalum
album Table 3.
Precision metering of Santalum
spicatum (Australian Sandalwood) seeds.
Globally, garlic, ginger, santalum
, plantago, ginseng, rhodiola extract, red clover extract, and soy extract are some of the most widely used botanical supplements.
Antioxidant, analgesic and anti-inflammatory activities of Santalum
Bright and glowing skin mask Ingredients: Two teaspoons of reddish santalum
powder 1\4 teaspoon of turmeric tea A spoon of sesame oil A spoon of fresh milk Procedure: Blend all the ingredients together and apply the mask on your face for half an hour.
album, used by the Kaviraj against headache, has reported analgesic activity .
38) The supply of Santalum
album, a variety of sandalwood used for incense found in East Java, the Lesser Sunda Islands and Timor, appears to have been under Javanese control during this time, and traded to China under its auspices.