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)


Cypress essential oil.


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


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