7 Ways To Add The Benefit Of Sandalwood To Your Skin Care Routine

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This beauty hero will do wonders for your skin

Almost every Indian woman knows how beneficial sandalwood can be, all thanks to her grandmother. Ever present at home, it has been used in face packs and body masks for centuries. One thing's for certain; that won't be changing anytime soon. Thanks to its anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory nature, sandalwood continues to be used to treat pimples, brighten blemishes and make skin radiant. You too can add the magic of sandalwood to your skin care routine in these 7 ways with these picks.

(Also Read: 5 Amazing Sandalwood Beauty Products For Flawless Skin)

The Jovees Sandalwood Protection Day Cream has SPF 20 in an oil-free, light formula that contains sandalwood, vitamins A, C and E to give the skin visible radiance while moisturising and protecting it.

The Soil And Earth Body Massage Oil is made with saffron and sandalwood plus oils of sesame, almond, olive and more. It also contains no mineral oil or silicone. While rehydrating the skin, it also leaves it firmer.

The Kama Ayurveda Red Sandalwood Ayurvedic Soap contains pure sandalwood oil along with extra virgin coconut oil and natural beeswax. This face and body soap is ideal to heal acne, lighten marks and repair sunburn.

The Trufella Anti-Aging Cream has aloe, saffron and sandalwood and can be used during day or night on mature skin to work on dry patches, fine lines, wrinkles and crow's feet.

The Forest Essentials Hydrating Sandalwood And Orange Peel Facial Moisturiser is a light formula with tulsi, sandalwood, orange peel and much more that moisturises, soothes and protects with SPF 25.

The Etheric Sandal Powder is pure, natural sandalwood powder that can be used in a variety of face packs with additions like rose water or turmeric to brighten blemishes and soothe skin.

The Old Tree Sandalwood Essential Oil can be added to a carrier oil to massage into dry skin. It can also be added undiluted to a diffuser for its warm fragrance.

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This beauty hero will do wonders for your skin.