Patchouli oil, with its earthy tones, is calming and eases anxiety. This oil is suitable for all skin types. The oil is steam extracted from the dried leaves of this tropical Asian bush. Sandalwood has been used for over 4000 years as a perfume, notably as incense. This soap is an excellent exfoliant as it is blended with both fine and coarse sandalwood powder. The powder comes from Australian grown sandalwood.