With anti-inflammatory, analgesic and antibacterial properties, Blue Cypress is touted as being an exceptional oil for the skin. Blue Cypress will give an incredible boost to your beauty routine.
Its subtly sweet, smoky and woody aroma can be grounding during times of emotional discomfort and unease. Steam distilled, Blue Cypress can enhance Amyris, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cardamom, Cedarwood and Cistus blends.
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Botanical Name: Callitris intratropica
Method: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: Wood
Blends Well With: Amyris, Bergamot and other citrus and wood oils
Aroma: Woody, slightly minty, subtly sweet, Sandalwood-like
Color: Light blue
Safety: If pregnant, nursing or under a doctor’s care, consult physician. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use undiluted on skin. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions. Do not use internally, unless directed by a licensed Aromatherapist or physician.
OK For Kids: 2+
Kids Max Dilution: 1%
Shelf Life: 2-3 years
Apply Topically: Our Single Essential Oils and Synergy Blends are 100% pure and undiluted. To apply to the skin, dilute with a high-quality Carrier Oil. See our dilution chart here. We recommend performing a skin patch test when using a new essential oil topically.
Diffuse & Inhale: Breathe in your favorite essential oils using an essential oil diffuser or personal pocket inhaler. For instructions on how to use your diffuser, please refer to the diffuser's product page.
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PROBLEM BUMPS: Combine 3 drops Blue Cypress, 3 drops Tea Tree and top off with Fenugreek in a 10 ml roll-on bottle. Apply to desired area.
SPORTS MASSAGE: Mix 7 drops Blue Cypress, 5 drops Cajeput, 3 drops Clove Bud and 1 oz Hemp carrier oil. Massage desired areas.
INHALATION: Add 1-2 drops of Blue Cypress to a bowl of boiling water. Sitting comfortably in a chair, close your eyes and place your face over the bowl. Place a towel over your head and the bowl and inhale the steam for about 5 minutes.
SOOTHING SKIN: Combine 10 drops Blue Cypress and 5 drops Frankincense Sacra to 1 oz of Prickly Pear Seed carrier oil. Apply to desired areas. Reduce recipe to 5 drops Blue Cypress and 1 drops Frankincense Sacra for use on the face.
PURIFYING: Diffuse a blend of Blue Cypress and Cypress for 15-20 minutes.
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