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
Pale yellow to yellow transparent liquid
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
Basil, Bergamot, Geranium, Ginger, Jasmine, Rose, Rosemary, Rosewood and Ylang-ylang.
Litsea Cubeba Essential Oil has been used historically in both Japan and Taiwan for reasons listed above.
Litsea Cubeba Essential Oil is possible skin irritant. Avoid use during pregnancy.