Cupressus empervirens from Spain
Extraction Method: Steam distilled from the needles
Properties: Cypress is related to juniper. It's purifying, warming, and helps to eliminate excessive fluids in the body. As an emotional aid, cypress is an excellent oil for grief and sadness. Blends well with other grief oils. Used as purifying incense by the Tibetans.
Aroma: Sweet and spicy with a very pleasant evergreen aroma. Dry and smoky.