Sandalwood is not only well-recognized for its warm, woody scent, but also its incredible healing properties.The relaxing properties of sandalwood make it an ideal sedative, having a calming effect on the mind and body. Sandalwood has the ability to reduce anxiety, fear, stress and restlessness which promotes positivity, wellness, concentration, and even sleep. Its fragrance is also commonly used in products designed to repel insects. This candle contains 6.5 oz. of 100% soy wax, and contains all natural essential oils. No dyes are used in our Aroma Therapy candles. They are all natural! This candle will last between 20 – 30 hrs.