- The scent, called chandana, is used to induce a calm and meditative state.
- Antidepressant, anti-inflammatory, antifungal, astringent, sedative, insecticide,
- Relieves urinary and lung infections
- Relieves lung congestion and nausea
- Removes blemishes
- Removes skin tan
- Its powder is used as a body coolant and deodorant.
Caution: Concentrated oils could cause mild skin burns