Cypress Essential Oil
Certified Organic Cypress Essential Oil.
What is Cypress essential oil?
Cypress essential oil is obtained from the needle-bearing tree of coniferous and deciduous regions — the scientific name is Cupressus sempervirens. The cypress tree is an evergreen, with small, rounded and woody cones. It has scalelike leaves and tiny flowers.
Cupressus sempervirens is considered to be a medicinal tree that has many specific botanical features.According to research published in BMC Complementary &Alternative Medicine, these special features include tolerance to drought, air currents, wind-driven dust, sleet and atmospheric gases. The cypress tree also has a well-developed root system and the ability to flourish in both acidic and alkaline soils.
The young twigs, stems and needles of the cypress tree are steam-distilled, and the essential oil has a clean and energizing aroma. The main constituents of cypress are alpha-pinene, carene and limonene;
The main chemical constituents of Cypress Oil are:
- bornyl acetate
Country of Origin: Morocco
Botanical Name: Cupressus Sempervirens
Family Name: Cupressaceae
INCI: Cupressus Sempervirens Linnaeus
Common Names: Cypress, Italian Cypress, Mediterranean Cypress
Parts Used: Needles and Twigs
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Scent: Medium, Spicy, Herbaceous, Slightly Woody Evergreen, Fresh and Clean
Organic Certified: Yes