Rosewood

Rosewood Aniba Rosaeodora

Healing colors: Pink and Green

Chakra affinity: 4th or Heart and 7th or Crown

Life qualities: Benevolence, Tolerance, Comfort, Reliability, Constancy Strengthening to Spirit, Stress-reducing

Rosewood creates skin elasticity and helps the skin rid itself of irritations and problems, such as Candida. The mild nature of this oil makes it ideal for use in skin care products, it is very soothing. It is anti-infectious, antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, and antiparasitic. Research at Weber State University in October of 1995 has shown this oil to have the highest inhibition rate of all the oils tested against gram positive and gram negative bacterial growth.

Rosewood has a strengthening effect (like all trees) when one is weighed down with many worries and problems. The combination of the pink and green energy of opens the heart chakra, balancing our emotions and reducing stress. It helps with sexual problems and is also comforting to those who have experienced emotional and physical abuse.