ALOES/SANDALWOOD* (Santalum album) steam distilled from wood. It takes between forty to sixty years to mature and be available for harvest. Referred to as “aloes” in the Bible. (Not to be confused with Aloe Vera, an American plant.)
Scriptures: Numbers 24:6; Psalm 45:8; Proverbs 7:17; Song of Solomon 4:14; John 19:39
Historical uses of Aloes/Sandalwood:
Enhance deep sleep.
Rub a drop above eyebrows in a wide circle around the eye 1-3 times daily to help with vision.
Used as cologne.
Combined with bath salts for a relaxing bath.
Used for dry chapped skin and wrinkled skin.
Used for acute or chronic diarrhea, rub on stomach area.
Place a drop on cold sores to help heal.
Massage in hair and on scalp to retard graying.
Put a drop on an incision to speed wound healing.