One of the biggest benefit of using sandalwood oil is that it promotes mental clarity when used in aromatherapy or as a fragrance. Hence, it is commonly used during meditation, prayer, or other spiritual rituals. It is an excellent oil which can help children relax and clam their mind while studying. It has also been used for centuries as an aphrodisiac. It has many other medicinal properties like; Antiseptic, Anti-inflammatory, Anti-spasmodic, Anti-aging, etc; on account of which it is extensively used in traditional medicines and cosmetics.