Litsea Cubeba Essential Oil
Product Name: Litsea Cubeba Essential Oil
Botanic Name: Litsae cubeba (Indonesia)
Litsea Cubeba is a small plant found in tropical areas.
The leaves are typically a vibrant green with a pleasant, lemon like smell. It
produces small, pepper-like fruits from which the essential oil is extracted.
Also known as May Chang, Litsea Cubeba Essential Oil is
most valued for its calming and anti-inflammatory properties. Other therapeutic
properties include being astringent, antiseptic, insecticide, hypotensive,
stimulant and tonic.
Litsea cubeba Essential Oil has a crisp, citrus smell. It
has been compared to lemongrass and lemon verbena. It is considered sweeter and
softer than lemongrass.