Cypress is steam distillation from branches. It was used anciently for its benefits on the urinary system and other places where there is excessive loss of fluids, such as perspiration, diarrhea and menstrual flow. The Chinese valued cypress for its benefits to the liver and respiratory system.
Cypress affects the Cardiovascular System, Muscles and bones. It influences, strengthens, and helps ease the feeling of loss. It creates a feeling of security and grounding. Cypress aroma is described as Clean, lively, evergreen. Cypress blends well with bergamot, clary sage, lavender, lemon, orange, and sandalwood.
Cypress can be applied neat when used topically. Apply it to the temples, top of nose, reflex points and/or directly on effected area of concern. It can also be diffused or inhaled directly. Use with caution if susceptive to epilepsy.
Cypress Uses and Benefits
Bladder: Bed Wetting
Cardiovascular System: Circulation
Children and Infants: Flu
Eyes: Retina (Strenghten)
Eyes: Swollen Eyes
Female Specific Conditions: Menopause
Female Specific Conditions: Menstruation – Menorrhagia
Lou Gehrig’s Disease
Lymphatic System: Decongestant For
Male Specific Conditions/Issues: Genital Area – Swelling
Respiratory System: Pleurisy