Which Cypress should I choose?
Though they are both from the Cupressaceae family, Blue Cypress and Cypress each have varying constituents, therapeutic properties, and aromas. Blue Cypress is a very good anti-inflammatory and antiviral, while Cypress is excellent for the circulatory system and for decongestion of many body systems.
Cypress Essential Oil
|Ingredient In:||LeAspire, LeBalance, LeCandila, LeCypernium, LeDelicate, LeEndoRelief, LeIQ, LeKey to My Heart, LeReflections, LeRefreshMint, LeTomorrow, LeVisibility, LeVitality, LeWarmDown|
|Available In:||Essential Oil|
|Included in Kit:||Foot Zoner Kit, Pregnancy Kit, Singles Collection, Therapy Kit|
|Botanical Name:||Cupressus sempervirens|
|Country of Origin:||Spain|
|Extraction Method:||steam distilled|
|Part Utilized:||twigs, leaves|
|Plant Family:||Coniferae/Cupressacea (sub)|
|Cautions:||Cypress is mildly estrogenic and should be avoided by most pregnant women. It is, however, used for toxemia when at least part of the cause is an estrogen imbalance.|