Botanical Name - Cupressus sempervirens
Aroma - Fresh, balsamic and green
Extraction - Steam distillation
Part of Plant - Needles
Country of Origin - France
Chemical Constituents - A-pinene, d-3-carene, terpinolene
Caution - Avoid with high blood pressure and in pregnancy
Uses - Helps reduce fluid retention and support the circulatory system due to its vasoconstricting effect. Soothes everyday muscular aches and fatigue. Useful in skin care as it reduces puffiness and balances water loss.
Organic Certificate - This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association, which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Associationís standards exceed the UK government's minimum requirements for organic products in many areas, but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.