Cypress Essential Oil

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Cypress has been widely used since ancient times and has been known to be recommended by the likes of Hippocrates and Dioscorides. Today, it’s widely known in aromatherapy for its ability to treat various venous concerns including varicose veins and hemorrhoids.

Name of Oil:  Cypress

Latin Binomial:  Cupressus sempervivens

Extraction Method:  Steam

Countries of Origin:  France, Italy, Corsica, Sardinia, Sicily, North Africa, Spain, Portugal

Scent Profile: Herbaceous, woody, fresh

Parts used in distillation:  Leaves and twigs

Oil Characteristics:  Pale yellow, thin, medium

Cultivation:  Non Sprayed

Applications

Used in aromatherapy for the symptomatic relief of:
Varicose veins, edema, hemorrhoids, hot flashes, PMS, cough, acne, oily skin or excessive perspiration

Used in aromatherapy to help ease emotional symptoms of:
Strength, harmony and serenity

History

Ancient Greeks dedicated the Cypress tree to Pluto, the Greek god of the underworld.

Chemical Constituents

a-pinene, camphene, sabinene, b-pinene, d-3-carene, myrcene, a-terpinene, terpinolene, linalool, bornyl acetate, cedrol, cadinene

Safety & References

Safety:
Non-toxic, non-irritating, non-sensitizing

Books Cited:
The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy, 2nd Edition – Salvatore Battaglia
Essential Oil Safety , 2nd Edition – Robert Tisserand and Rodney Young
Aromatherapy – Jennifer Peace Rhind
The Complete Book of Essential Oils & Aromatherapy – Valerie Wormwood
Aromatherapeutic Blending – Jennifer Peace Rhind
The Fragrant Mind – Valerie Wormwood

Recipes & Tips

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Our Commitments

Sustainability

Sustainable, recyclabe, and re-fillable packaing is used for all our products.

Made in Canada

Made in British Columbia by a Certified Clinical Aromatherapist

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With every product sold, we plant a tree to support reforestation effots.

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We're Leaping Bunny certified and our products are free of animal testing.

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