Botanical name Cupressus sempervirens /Crete/Organic
Stimulates skin circulation,may be used in massage blends to tone the muscles of the body, from the breasts to the thighs and buttocks. Useful for cellulite, water retention, varicose veins, sore throat, sinusitis, bronchitis, muscle cramps, arthritis, rheumatism, an immune stimulant,stimulates sluggish digestion, induces menstruation (Avoid in Pregnancy), eases painful periods, PMS, nervous tension, stress,l ack of concentration.
The Cypress was dedicated to Hades (the "unseen") the Greek god of death whose Roman equivalent is Plato.A symbol in astrology of psychological transformation - inner renewal, change, a new direction.
Blends well with: Bergamot, Lime, Lemon, Lavender, Orange, Juniper, Pine