Complete Guide to Essential Oils/A to Z of essential oils/Cypress
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- Cypress (Cupressus sempervirens)
Cypress oil comes from the needles and cones of Cupressus sempervirens trees. It has a woody scent and an astringent effect.
Helps relieve fluid retention, cellulite, hemorrhoids and varicose vains.
- Don't use Cypress oil if you suffer from hypertension (high blood pressure).