The pure Sandalwood Floral Water is extracted through the process of steam distillation from the wood of the sandalwood tree. This floral water has exotic, sweet woody aroma and is extremely enriched with numerous therapeutic properties. Also, it is quite popular in reviving the aging skin. The health benefits of Sandalwood essential oil can be attributed to its properties as an antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, antiphlogistic, antispasmodic, astringent, cicatrisant, carminative, diuretic, disinfectant, emollient, expectorant, hypotensive, memory booster, sedative and tonic substance. The essential oil of sandalwood is extracted through steam distillation of pieces of wood from matured Sandalwood trees which are 40-80 years old, although 80 years is preferred. The older the tree, the more oil is available, and the aroma is stronger. As far as quality is concerned, Indian Sandalwood (botanical name Santalum Album) is considered best.The main constituents of the essential oil of sandalwood are Beta Santalol, Santyl Acetate and Santalenes.