Litsea cubeba / May Chang 100% Pure Essential Oil
Litsea cubeba/ May Chang Essential Oil is Steam Distilled from the ripe berries of the broad leaved evergreen trees found growing in India.
Botanical Name: Litsea cubeba
Chemical Family: Aldehydes
Botanical Family: Lauraceae
Plant Part: Fresh Ripe Fruit
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, clear, pale yellow to yellow liquid.
Aromatic Note / A top note with a medium aroma, Litsea Cubeba has a crisp, citrus smell, sweeter than Lemongrass without the musty note, and more accurately citrus in its scent than Melissa.
Blends With: Basil, Bergamot, Geranium, Rose, Rosemary, and Ylang Ylang
Product Abstract: Also known as May Chang, Litsea Cubeba is a small plant found in tropical areas. The leaves are typically a vibrant green with a pleasant, lemony smell. It produces small, pepper-like fruits from which the essential oil is extracted.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided