Palo Santo is a sacred fragrance tree in South America that mean "Holy Wood". It is similar to Frankincense, Myrrh, and Copal resin incense. Benefits of Using Palo Santo: Removes negative energy. Drives away mosquitoes and insects. Disinfects air as well as used for relaxing the mind and body. Our Palo Santo wood is 100% natural, no trees or forest are harmed to gather these sticks. Use these sticks to purify objects, homes, offices, & self. Just burn the tip and blow the stick, let the smoke of this "Holy Wood" do the magic.