White Sage is burned in smudging ceremonies to drive out bad spirits, feelings or inﬂuences. For hundreds of years, white sage has been considered a sacred, cleansing, purifying, and protective plant. The leaves are valued for their aromatic properties and are used as a natural moth repellent. Smudging calls on the spirits of sacred plants to drive away negative energies and put you back into a state of balance, peace and harmony.
Palo Santo is a mystical tree that grows on the coast of South America and is related to Frankincense, Myrrh and Copal. In Spanish, the name literally means “Holy Wood”. It is part of the citrus family and has sweet notes of pine, mint and lemon. Palo Santo's benefits reach far and wide. It has been called magical, mystical, rare, sacred, and unique. This fragrant wood is highly regarded spiritually amongst shamans and healers and has been used in sacred rituals and for purifying purposes for thousands of years by the indigenous peoples of South America. It is also very popular in Europe.