Derived from the branches of the tall evergreen tree, Cypress essential oil has a fresh, clean aroma that’s energising and refreshing. Cypress is frequently used in spas and by massage therapists. Cypress contains monoterpenes, making it beneficial for oily skin conditions. Try diffusing during times of transition or loss to promote feelings of being grounded.
HOW TO USE:
Fresh and woody, Cypress is often used in spas for its refreshing aroma and its many benefits to the skin. It reduces anxious feelings and encourages feelings of energy and vitality. Cypress is often used in massage oils, and its pleasant, woody aroma combines well with uplifting citrus oils. Cypress essential oil is used aromatically during times of transition or loss to help people regain a sense of security and strength during times of change. Cypress can be diffused, applied topically, or inhaled directly, but should not be swallowed or taken internally.
AROMA: Clean, fresh, woody, herbaceous
COLLECTION: Steam distillation of Leaf
MAIN CONSTITUENTS: α-pinene, 3-carene, limonene
Keep out of reach of children. Possible skin sensitivity. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician.
Cypress trees are both deciduous and conifers. Cypress trees are the only trees with knees. Cypress trees are often used in cemetery landscaping because they have historically been seen as a symbol of both mourning and hope.