Cypress (Cupressus sempervirens) is especially comforting during the winter season. Its fresh, herbaceous, slightly evergreen aroma is refreshing and restores feelings of security and stability. Cypress is also beneficial for oily or troubled skin. Cypress has an approximate ORAC of 243,120 (TE/L). TE/L is expressed as micromole Trolox equivalent per liter.
Cypress tree is often associated with death, grief and immortal soul. But despite its sad symbolism, this tree is famous for producing a fragrant and relaxing oil. The word Cypress comes from “sempervivens,” a Greek word meaning “live forever”.
Interesting to note, St. Pete’s church built in the 1600’s still has original Cypress wood throughout its building! Ancient yet very strong.
Cypress Essential oil supports clear breathing, healthy respiratory function, and healthy circulation. This oil soothes overworked muscles and supports localized blood flow. Cypress Essential Oil is also beneficial for oily or troubled skin.
Young Living Therapeutic Grade™ cypress essential oil