Sandalwood extract promotes mental clarity and cognitive function, which promotes calm and rationality. Sandalwood extract can help speed up skin and muscle repair, and is particularly effective at healing sensitive areas. Sandalwood extract is a gentle antiseptic which can protect the skin from infection. Active compounds, such as Santalol, in Sandalwood extract, work to reduce inflammation. Sandalwood extract can provide headache relief as well as healing digestive and circulatory system problems. Sandalwood extract has calming properties and when used as aromatherapy treatment, it can create a feeling of relaxation and peace, reducing anxiety or depression.