The Research with Palo Santo is incredible. Cancer fighting compounds have been identified in ways that reduce oxidative stress and protect cells. (Citrus and Frankincense are included in this awesome group). The phytochemical structure can potentially stop disease formation within digestive, endocrine, cardiovascular and nervous system. Another component limonene also found in citrus peels have been well researched with anticancer and anti-inflammatory effects. At the University of Shizuoka School of Pharmaceutical Sciences in Japan identified some key phytochemicals in palo santo oil that are capable of fighting cancerous mutation. 4 aryltetralin-type lignans called burseranin and isolated triterpenes taken from the stems of the Palo Santo tree. Testing found inhibitory activity against human cancer and fibrosarcoma cells. It is essential to have pure oil and have confidence that the correct parts of the plant are used in the essential oil.
To order Palo Santo pure essential oil please contact us directly. The sticks are sustainable gathered from the fallen trees in Peru.