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Primary Benefits

  • Topical application helps to invigorate the senses

  • Helps improve the appearance of oily skin

  • Commonly diffused with citrus oils for an uplifting aroma

Aromatic Description

Clean, fresh, woody, herbaceous

Collection Method

Steam distillation

Plant Part

Branch/Leaf from Cupressus sempervirens and lusitanica

Main Constituents

α-pinene, δ-3-carene

Cypress Oil - Cupressus sempervirens and lusitanica

 

The clean, fresh aroma of Cypress essential oil is commonly diffused with citrus oils. The topical application helps to invigorate the senses.

Description

 

Native to Southern Europe and Western Asia, Cypress essential oil is derived from tall evergreen trees. Cypress has a fresh, clean aroma that’s energizing and refreshing. Cypress is frequently used in spas and by massage therapists. Cypress contains monoterpenes, making it beneficial for oily skin conditions. One of the main chemical compounds and monoterpenes in Cypress, α-pinene, helps to reduce the appearance of blemishes. The monoterpenes in Cypress are beneficial for oily skin and overall skin health. It also has a grounding effect, making it a popular oil to diffuse during times of transition or loss.

 

Uses

  • Apply to feet and legs prior to a long run.

  • Diffuse with Lime essential oil for an invigorating scent.

  • Mix together Cypress and Grapefruit essential oil with carrier oil for an invigorating massage.

  • Add one to two drops to toner to help improve the appearance of oily skin.

Cautions

Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.