HIGH ALTITUDE NATURALS TM Cypress Essential Oil is steam distilled form the young twigs, stems, and needles of Cupressus Sempervirens plant, withiut the use of any chemicals. The main components are: Alpha Pinene, Beta Pinene, Alpha Terpinene, Bornyl Acetate, Carene, Camphene, Cedrol, Cadinene, Sabinene, Myrcene, Terpinolene and Linalool, which count for Cypress' medicinal and beauty properties.
The astringent properties of Cypress oil tighten skin and muscles. It is anti-septic and finds application for wounds and acne, as well as in anti-septic lotions and creams.This is particularly due to presence of Camphene. Cypress helps balance overactive sebum glands that make our skin oily and prone to blemishes.
Cypress Oil is helpful in easing various types of muscular spasms and cramps. Cypress Oil exhibit spicy and masculine fragrance, making it an alturnative for synthetic deodorants. Cypress oil helps remove toxins from the body and skin, as well as, tighten pores and reduce the appearance of wrinkles. It improves blood flow, and can awaken dull skin complexions, due to its overall toning effect on the skin.This oil is used to improve the appearance of varicose (spider) veins.
Cypress oil is very helpful for reliving conjestion. It is anti-depressant and induces a calming, relaxing effect on the mind and the body. It helps relieve nervous stress and anxiety. It also gives a happy feeling in cases of anger or sadness. This property can be helpful to pacify people who suffered a shock or setback in life.
Blending: Cypress Oil blends well with essential oils of all citrus fruits such as Lime, Lemon and Orange as well as with Bergamot, Clary Sage, Frankincense, Juniper, Lavender, Marjoram, Pine and Rosemary and Sandalwood essential oils.
Few Words of Caution: Should be avoided during pregnancy.