The ‘Iliahi or Hawaiian Sandalwood is a species of tree endemic to the Hawaiian Islands that produces an essential oil known for its sweet and woody aroma, similar to Indian sandalwood. This essential oil is extracted from the wood of the tree and is used in traditional Hawaiian medicine as well as in modern aromatherapy.
Iliahi is highly valued for its relaxing and calming properties, and has been used to reduce stress, anxiety and emotional tension. It is also valued for its anti-inflammatory and analgesic properties, making it an excellent oil for skin care and for relieving muscle and joint pain.
‘Iliahi essential oil can be used in a variety of ways, including diffusion to create a relaxing and calming environment, diluted topical application to support skin and hair health, and ingestion in small diluted amounts to support emotional health and general well-being.