Palo Santo. A wonderous treasure of nature who gives you emotional, spiritual and mental peace of mind. Not only does the Holy Wood spread a lovely, warm scent, it also cleanses your home from negative energies. A treat to start the day or after a long day of worrying.

Shamans, Maya's and Inca's used this wood during their rituals for its healing, cleansing and energizing function. Even today the wood is often used when suffering from different ailments like colds, flu, stress, asthma, headaches, anxiety, depression, inflammation, abdominal pain and rheumatism. But also just for its great and soothing smell.

 

  

 

Along the ring road around Utrecht lies an old building that’s fizzing with creativity. Each room houses a young entrepreneur, passionately working on various projects. One of these enthusiasts is Giselle, an extremely pleasant young lady with a great love for candles. She greats us with her arms wide open in her shared studio. Tea? Something else? Always with a smile on her face.

 

Giselle is the proud owner of Brandt Candles. She designs lovely col...