Palo Santo - Holy Wood
Palo Santo is Spanish for 'Holy Wood'. It has a multitude of uses. .from cleansing a space of negative energies and cleansing crystals to removing unpleasant cooking smells and helping with the symptoms of colds and flu.
It has a beautifully fresh scent - a mixture of pine, mint and lemon.
To use palo santo...
Take one stick and light it with a candle, match or lighter.
Allow the Palo Santo stick to burn for 30 seconds to a minute, then carefully blow it out.
Move around the space in which you want the scent to linger, allowing the smoke to waft around each area.
Once you have finished, place the Palo Santo stick in a fireproof bowl and allow the embers to burn out.
Remember to always exercise care and caution when working with fire.
Bliss Botanicals Palo Santo comes from Peru, and are extra chunky. You could split them in half lengthways again to prolong their use.