INCI: Pterocarpus santalinus

What is Pterocarpus santalinus or Red sandalwood?

Red sandalwood is the commonly known name of Pterocarpus santalinus. From ancient times powder obtained from the bark of this tree is used to treat skin ailment, from acne to sun-tan.

Use & Benefits

It is applied to the skin to get rid of acne, any blemish or dark spot on the skin. It refreshes dull skin, helps to cure tanning of skin due to overexposure of sunlight. It also gives a cooling effect on red, itchy skin.