Cypress Essential Oil
Cypress Essential Oil has long been known for its exceptional tonic and circulatory qualities. Regulating, the essential oil of Cypress is also traditionally known for its ability to reduce excessive perspiration. Its soothing action makes it a must to soothe coughs.
An emblematic silhouette of the Mediterranean flora, the Cypress tree appears in many legends as a symbol of eternal life. The Persians made it the symbol of death and the popes are buried in a Cypress coffin. But it is also considered the guardian of the estates. Thanks to its long roots, it can draw water from deep down and its narrow leaves with tightly scaled foliage allow it to limit evaporation. This is how it keeps its bright green colour all year round, hence its name “Evergreen Cypress”!
It is traditionally used to improve the following situations: Venous congestion: varicose veins, heavy legs, haemorrhoids, venous stases, Asthenia, nervous fatigue, Excessive perspiration, Prostatic congestion, Respiratory infections, coughing, Enuresis, Menopause and its syndrome
Venous, lymphatic and prostatic decongestant.
Estrogen mimetic action
Studies show an interesting activity on the herpes labialis virus (HS-I).
General nervous rebalancing
1-2 drops in a diffuser, in your cosmetics, in a bath or in a carrier massage oil.
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Regenerating, calming: essential oil of Lavender
Helps to comfort the prostate: essential oil of Lentisque (Mastic)
Tonic: Ravintsara essential oi
Helps to regulate perspiration: Clary Sage essential oil.
Specifications for Cypress Essential Oil
|Ingredients||100% pure Essential oil of Cupressus Sempervirens|
|Botanical Name||Cupressus Sempervirens|
|Other Names||Italian Cypress, Provence Cypress, Evergreen Cypress|
|Country of Origin||Austria|
|Packaging||Glass bottle with dropper|
|Precautions||Do not use in pregnant or breastfeeding women or children.
No prolonged use without medical advice.
Due to a possible estrogen-like effect, not recommended in cases of mastosis or hormone-dependent cancer (breast, ovary, endometrium).
Keep out of the reach of children.
Avoid contact with the eyes.
Certain natural compounds contained in this essential oil may present a risk of allergy in certain sensitive persons when the essential oil is incorporated into a cosmetic composition: limonene, linalool.
As a general rule, always do an application test of your preparation, in the crease of the elbow, at least 48 hours before using it.