Yerba santa, or the holy herb, is predominantly used to set boundaries and ensure protection. It can also have influence over purification, growth, self-empowerment and love. It has the power to release buried trauma stored in the heart chakra.
For centuries smudging, the burning of aromatic herbs, has been practiced among Native Americans to purify objects and locations. It is sustainably harvested by Native Americans, with great care and respect for the environment.