Cypress oil is derived from the Cypress tree. If you grew up or lived in the South around the bayous, you know Cypress tress.
The fresh aroma of Cypress instantly requires a deep breath to take it in. It has a variety of uses from insect repellent to sweaty feet. Also great at helping to control the feeling of fluid retention.Uses of Cypress Essential Oil
SpainHistory and Background
Cypress is originally native to the Mediterranean area. In Chinese medicine, cool/dry action, metal and water element, yin energy, enlivens and regulates flow of blood, helps circulate Qi energy, reinforces lung meridian. Facilities feelings of cohesion, stability. Helps deal with and accept change, assists transition of loss of loved one or ending of relationship, dissolves remorse and instills hope, and alleviates self-doubt associated with new directions. Active in the lower pelvic region, correlated with the base chakra. Indicated for the well-rooted person. Aromatically, it's often said to have a grounding or balance effect.Physical Description
Colorless to pale yellow to greenish-olive in color.Aromatic Description
Its aroma is smoky, fresh, sweet balsamic, woody, sweet, slightly citrus, with a hint of spice.Biological Makeup and Components
Terpenes (65%) including beta pinene, camphene, sylvestrene, cymene and terpineol, sabinol, cedrol, cypress camphor, some acids and tannin.mExtraction Technique
Steam distillation of leaves, cones and branches.Information for Aromatherapists
Cypress essential oil is a middle to top note and blends well with of all citrus fruits such as Lime, Lemon and Orange as well as with Bergamot, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Juniper, Lavender, Marjoram, Pine, Rosemary and Sandalwood essential oils.
Our Camphor White essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers or carrier oils.Cautions