PS: If you think smudging is just “woo-woo” with no science to back it up, think again! The smoke contains antimicrobial properties which can clean up to 94 percent of airborne bacteria in a space. It also releases negative ions, which research links to putting people in a positive mood.
SAGE & PALO SANTO WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE?
Updated: Aug 29, 2018
Sage & Palo Santo are both natural ways to cleanse energy. They’re both mood boosters. They both have healing properties. They also each have distinctively unique benefits. Try using them together to get the best of what each has to offer.
WHITE SAGEThe Latin name translates to "heal" so, it's no surprise that White Sage has traditionally been used for healing. It's also one of the most powerful cleansing tools because it's able to combat heavy negative energies. It brings out wisdom, clarity and uplifts the spirit. (who doesn't need that) Because it clears all energy, it's awesome for deep cleanings and fresh starts. Use it anytime you're starting or ending a new chapter in life such as a new home, relationship, or job. It's also helpful if you need emotional healing or have been around illness.
What does White Sage smell like? The scent is strong + earthy + herbal.
PALO SANTOThe name literally means “holy wood” because it purifies energy and restores positive vibrations. It enhances creativity, brings love, protection, good fortune and tranquility. (sign us up immediately) Use it when you’re feeling stressed and looking for balance. It’s also great for when you have a cold, headache or you’re feeling run-down because it calms the immune and nervous systems.What does Palo Santo smell like? The scent is a sweet blend of pine + citrus + sweet mint.