Cypress Essential Oil
A pale yellow to olive liquid with a woody, slightly spicy, refreshing scent that blends well with mandarin, lavender, pine, juniper, bergamot, orange and marjoram. Frequently used in aromatherapy, body care products, hair care, and cold process and melt and pour soap making.
Latin: Cupressus sempervirens
Extraction: Steam Distillation of wood
Uses: Can be useful for oily and sweaty skin, varicose veins and rheumatism. It can be beneficial for easing muscular cramps and has an antispasmodic action which can be relieving for coughs.
Caution: Essential Oils are concentrated essences from plants, and should always be diluted before application to the skin to avoid irritation. We do not promote or encourage the use of Essential Oils internally but more for their aromatic and topical benefits. Ensure that you are aware of the contraindications of the oils that you are using and consult with your doctor or a certified aromatherapist if you have health concerns or questions.