Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Cypress

Cypress oil comes from the needles and cones of Cupressus sempervirens trees. It has a woody scent and an astringent effect.

Cupressus sempervirens cone
Cupressus sempervirens cone
Cypress (Cupressus sempervirens)

Properties edit

Cypress essential oil.

Circulatory edit

Helps relieve fluid retention, cellulite, hemorrhoids and varicose vains.

Caution edit

  • Don't use Cypress oil if you suffer from hypertension (high blood pressure).