May Chang Essential Oil

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Botanical Name: Litsea Cubeba

Country of Origin: China

Cultivation Method: Standard Cultivation

Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled Fruit

Consistency: Thin

Aromatic Description: Sweet, spicy and citrus fragrance with vegetative notes. It is Sharp, with a complex lemony aroma.

Perfumery Note: Medium

Aromatherapy Properties: Litsea Cubeba Pers. also known as May Chang, Litsea Citrata, and Tropical Verbena. Despite these names, it is not related to lemon verbena but belongs to the same family as the rosewood or cinnamon tree. 

Blends well with: May Chang and Cubeb blends well with a lot of different oils, “lifting” a blend to make it appear more energetic and lively. Lavender 40/42, Neroli, Ylang Ylang I, Rose Absolute (Morocco), Sandalwood East Indian, Frankincense, Geranium, Palmarosa, Vetiver, Fennel Sweet, Tea Tree, Neroli, and Verbena (Vervain) Wild Crafted . Also it blends well with resinous Essential Oils and many others. At the same time it can “anchor” the citrus Essential Oils.

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General Safety Information: Do not take any oils internally without consultation from a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. Do not apply undiluted essential oils, absolutes, CO2s or other concentrated essences onto the skin. If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. Use extreme caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest oils at extremely low doses. It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using oils with children. A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an oil that you've never used before.