Cupressus sempervirens
citrus limonium
Citrus reticulata blanco var. 'mandarin'
Achillea millefolium
Cymbopogon citratus
Juniperis communis
Helichrysum angustifolium
Aniba rosaeodora
Boswellia Carterii var. thurifera
Santalum Album

May Chang

Litsea cubeba
Botanical name: 
Litsea cubeba

Positive and revitalising

Please note: The information below is meant to give a brief outline of how an oil can be applied by a trained aromatherapist.
Please do not use this information as a guide for how to use essential oils at home.

Properties and applications: 
Topical Circulatory System - muscular aches and pains, stiff muscles, poor circulation
Immune Stimulant - colds, coughs, influenza
Carminative - indigestion, flatulence, sluggish digestion
Hypotensive - hypertension
Euphoric - depression, chronic conditions, lack of confidence, general unhappiness
Family: 
Lauraceae
Country of origin: 
China
Part of plant used: 
Fruit
Method of extraction: 
Steam distillation
Blends with: 
Woods and spice oils.
Chemical character: 
Aldehyde type
Safety information: 
Caution - Hypersensitive, avoid diseased, delicate, damaged or children's skin,
Odour profile: 
Sweet, intense sherbet lemon notes
Plant description: 
Small tropical tree with lemon scented leaves, yellow flowers and tiny pepper shaped fruit.
Historical use: 
Used in Chinese medicine to treat a variety of complaints.