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There are so many wonderful ways to use sandalwood essential oil for men including DIY cologne, relaxation, improving mood, clearing skin & more!

The Best Ways to Use Sandalwood Essential Oil for Men

There are so many wonderful ways to use sandalwood essential oil for men including DIY cologne, relaxation, improving mood, clearing skin & more!

Does the man in your life enjoy using essential oils? My husband used to be a HUGE skeptic (he wrote about it HERE). He still needs encouragement to actually use essential oils (as opposed to instinctively grabbing for them) but if you were to ask him, he would say they do help.

There isn’t a ton of articles about essential oils for men which is why I am guessing my DIY Essential Oil Recipes for Men post always does so well!

Sandalwood essential oil is always a hit with the men and one they are sure to enjoy if they are new to essential oils! 

You can learn more about sandalwood and other essential oils by visiting my free resource guide HERE.

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The Best Ways to Use Sandalwood Essential Oil for Men

One of the Best Colognes

Men ARE using essential oils and they are hidden in everyday products, they just aren’t aware of it. Bath soaps, cologne and aftershave often include essential oils and sandalwood, is a favorite because of its masculine and woody scent.

Sandalwood essential oil is a popular base note and commonly used in today’s premium colognes. It’s a scent that can’t be replaced, has stood the test of time and is found in cologne’s new and old. Men appreciate sandalwood because it’s long lasting, smells luxurious and it appeals to women. Women are drawn to it because it’s not overpowering and it smells great on most every guy; it’s easily recognizable.

Sandalwood worn as cologne has been said to awaken the senses of the opposite sex. Using sandalwood essential oil as cologne is a great way to save money. You can create a custom signature scent simply by adjusting the dilution ratio or combining it with other essential oils for a scent that’s truly unique.

A Peaceful State of Mind

In the busyness of life, it can sometimes be tough to relax and settle in; sandalwood essential oil helps. Sandalwood has been known for centuries as a sacred oil and is used around the world spiritually, in prayer and meditation. It can help to release worry and tension, still a busy mind and gently provide a peaceful state of mind. Simply inhaling the aroma is enough to do the trick. When you’re in a good place it has a positive effect on everyone around you. Sandalwood essential oil is a great choice for winding down after a long day at work.

Enhance Experiences and Elevate Mood

Sandalwood essential oil elevates mood and can enhance your experiences. Whatever you do for fun, for health or for wellness can be enjoyed even more with the uplifting and therapeutic effect that sandalwood offers. Keep it simple by adding a drop or two to a wrist band, towel or handkerchief that’ll be used or kept nearby.  If you need a boost or simply want to enjoy the moment a little more, go with Sandalwood.

Smooth, Clear Skin

Acting as a microbial, Sandalwood essential oil works wonders to relieve skin irritation, redness and will also ease infections. As an emollient, sandalwood soothes troubled skin and leaves behind a fresh, cool feeling while treating imperfections.

Sandalwood is anti-aging and can bring back to life a dull complexion. When used as a toner it has been known to diminish the appearance of scars and can even out skin tone. Sandalwood essential oil offers many skin benefits and is a preferred oil for troubled skin. Combine 2 drops Sandalwood essential oil with 2 Tablespoons of carrier oil for topical application (makes a wonderful massage oil, too).

If you haven’t added sandalwood to your essential oil collection, do that today! Once you convince your guy to try it I have no doubt they’ll love it!

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