Thiswoodpleasant fragrancehas calmingproperties.It is also usedas incense.As it burns,thePalosantoproducessmokesupposed tocleanse and purifythe atmosphereagainst evil spirits, energies andnegative forces.

Palo santois usedby healersandshamansceremonies ofayahuascaay,and duringcertain rituals.

Canalso serve asmosquito repellent.