LITSEA Essential Oil (30 mL Euro Dropper) - 100% PURE Therapeutic Grade Essential Oil - Litsea Cubeba - Essential Oil By Oakland GardensLitsea Cubeba aka May Chang Essential Oil - Litsea Cubeba - By Oakland Gardens Litsea (Litsea cubeba) is a small, tropical tree of the Lauraceae plant family and is native to the Far East; the root and stem of litsea have been used in traditional Chinese Medicine to treat indigestion, headaches, chills, travel sickness, muscular aches and pains and dysmenorrhoea. However, in use as an essential oil, litsea is a relatively new addition to the world of modern day aromatherapy. (Litsea Cubeba) Also called May Chang, Exotic verbena, tropical verbena (not related to lemon verbena. A pale yellow liquid with a lemony ...
May chang?also called mountain pepper, exotic verbena, and tropical verbena?is a small tropical tree native to China, Indonesia, Taiwan, and other parts of Southeast Asia. The tree is known for its beautifully-scented flowers and foliage, and its berries that look like little peppercorns. The aroma is most often compared to lemongrass, but is considered to be lighter and sweeter. May Chang?s leaves, flowers, berries, and bark, have long been used in traditional Chinese practices, but it's only recently that the essential oil has been used in aromatherapy. Plant Part Used Berries and leaves Extraction Method Steam distillation Aroma Strong. Strong, sweet and citrus-like. Benefits Eases occasional stress and tension of the body and mind. Uplifts moods and calms the occasional nervous mind. Promotes mental clarity and optimism. Supports tranquil serenity. Blends Well With Bay, Black Pepper, Cardamom, Chamomile, Coriander Seed, Clove, Cypress, Frankincense, Ginger, Grapefruit, Juniper, Lavender, Neroli, Palmarosa, Patchouli, Rosemary, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Sweet Orange, Tea Tree, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang History of May Chang May chang has been used for thousands of years in traditional Chinese practices. Other traditional uses include use in candles, soaps, perfumes, deodorants, and massage oils?which all go perfectly with may chang?s lovely lemony aroma. Today, the oil is also used in air fresheners and household cleaners, to provide a clean-smelling citrus scent. Using May Chang Oil All essential oil recipes are for aromatherapy use only and are not for ingesting! Be Alert Enjoy a mental boost that gets you through the newest challenge?feel rejuvenated, optimistic and re-energized! 6 drops May Chang Oil 4 drops Orange Oil 4 drops Rosemary Oil 2 drops Coriander Seed Oil So Long, Stress! Tension-filled
Botanical Name: Litsea cubeba Extraction Method: Steam distilled Aroma: Heavy, sweet citrus Origin: China Lime Essential Oil has a crisp, refreshing citrus scent that has been used by aromatherapists for its uplifting and revitalizing properties. It can also act as an astringent on skin where it is reputed to help clear oily skin. History Lime has been used historically to prevent sailors long at sea from developing scurvy.