Cypress - 10 ml
Cypress (Cupressus sempervirens)
This oil is astringent, antiseptic, antispasmodic, diuretic, vasoconstricting and balances hormones. It is good for heavy menstruation, reduces cramps and balances the menstrual cycle. It’s also very good on bleeding wounds since it prevents infections and stops bleeding. It’s good for bad smelling feet, hemorrhoids and varicose and broken veins. This oil is also calming and reduces anger. Externally it is excellent for oily skin.
Active ingredients: E.g. Alpha Pinene, Camphene, Sabinene, Linalool and Cedrol.
Attention: Unsuitable during pregnancy.
Essential oils are 75 – 100 times stronger than tea.
Essential oils are good for home use as stimulants or relaxants for the nervous system and they can be used in many ways.
Bath: Put 5 – 10 drops of pure essential oil into bathwater.
Inhalation: Put 3 – 6 drops in a bowl of hot water, put a towel over your head and breathe deeply in the steam for 5 – 10 minutes. You can also put one drop in your palm and inhale deeply, the chemicals in the oils go straight to your brain and have an immediate effect.
Perfume: Some oils are suitable to use as perfume.