Cypress Essential Oil
- Product Code: EO-C20
- Availability: In Stock
- Ex Tax: £2.28
Cypress is a long-lived evergreen tree native to the Mediterranean region. Cypress essential oil is steam distilled from the leaves and twigs.
Cypress essential oil is purifying, protecting and refreshing and was traditionally used in purifying incense. It is a valuable to oil to use during times of upheaval, painful change or bereavement as it can help the flow of stagnant energy and encourage a more focussed approach to problems. Cypress has an affinity with the skin and is also beneficial for respiratory problems such as coughs and bronchitis.
- Species: Cupressus sempervirens
- Plant family: Cupressaceae
- Origin: France
- Note: Middle
- Extraction method: Steam distilled
Non toxic but best to avoid during pregnancy. Spot test first on skin prior to massage
Cypress essential oil has incredible astringent properties which make it useful for aiding acne and oily skin types. It is commonly used in deodorants for its deodorising properties and is anti-sudorific which makes it ideal for preventing sweaty feet.
Cypress oil is useful for those who suffer from nervousness and anxiety. It helps to restore calm and focus whilst helping ease negative emotions.
Cypress essential oil is recommended whenever there is excess fluid. It can be used to treat varicose veins, haemorrhoids, coughs and to help regulate heavy and painful periods. It is also beneficial for respiratory problems such as asthma, coughs and bronchitis
Blends well with:
Frankincense and Lime
Limonene 14%, Linalool 0.8%.