Cypress essential oil in aromatherapy
Cypress essential oil is a very versatile oil. Its distinctive aroma is similar to that of juniper and pine and it is often combined together with pine as a modifier.
Some things to know about cypress are:
- It is a dietary supplement and can be added to food or drink (only one drop needed).
- It is an excellent muscle relaxant and can used to create massage oils to relieve spasms and cramps.
Cypress (Cupressus sempervirens)
- Cypress oil also sedates the nervous system and helps relieve emotional trauma when used diffused.
Botanical Family: Cupressaceae (cypress)
Extraction: Steam distilled from branches
Properties: Improves circulation, strengthens blood
capillaries, insect repellent, anti-infectious,
strengthens connective tissue, helps muscle cramps, nervous
tension, reduces scar tissue
Uses: Apply topically; rubbing into abdomen can
relieve menstrual cramps and discomfort; may be used as
underarm deodorant with one drop applied neat
Fragrant Influence: Creates feeling of security,
strength, grounding and helps to heal emotional trauma
Cypress oil products
Blends well with ...
CYPRESS ESSENTIAL OIL to BOTANICAL NAMES