Posted by: greatvictories | January 20, 2013

Cypress

Cypress-tree

“He heweth him down cedars, and taketh cypress and the oak, which he strengtheneth for himself among the trees of the forest; he planteth an ash, and the rain doth nourish it” (Isaiah 44:14).

Cypress (Cupressus sempervirens), the plant origin is France, Spain. It is distilled from branches. Cypress is especially comforting during the winter season. Its fresh, herbaceous, slightly evergreen aroma is refreshing and restores feelings of security and stability. Cypress is also beneficial for oily or troubled skin. Cypress has an approximate ORAC of 243,120 (TE/L). TE/L is expressed as micromole Trolox equivalent per liter.

Cypress improves circulation and supports the nerves and intestines. Anti-infectious, antibacterial, antimicrobial (causative agent of tuberculosis), strengthens blood capillaries, discourages fluid retention, and acts as an insect repellent.

Cypress is one of the oils most used for the circulatory system.

Uses: Arthritis, bronchitis, circulation, cramps, hemorrhoids, insomnia, intestinal parasites, menopausal problems, menstral pain, pancreas insufficiencies, pulmonary infections, rheumatism, spasms, throat problems, varicose veins, and fluid retention. Jean Valnet, M. D. suggests that it may be helpful for some cancers.

Other uses, this oil may be beneficial for asthma, strengthening blood capillaries walls, reducing cellulite, circulatory system, strengthening connective tissue, coughs, edema, improving energy, gallbladder, bleeding gums, hemorrhaging, laryngitis, liver disorders, muscle cramps, nervous tension, nose bleeds, ovarian cysts and when used in skin care, lessens scar tissue.

The fragrance eases the feeling of loss and creates a sense of security and grounding. Also helps heal emotional trauma, calms, soothes anger, and helps life flow better. It can help soothe irritating coughs and minor chest discomfort.

For aromatic or topical use.

Dilute 1 part Cypress essential oil with 1 part V-6 Vegetable Oil Complex or other pure vegetable oil. Apply 2-4 drops on location, massaging toward center of body. Apply where you would wear a deodorant. Appy to chakras or Vita Flex points. Inhale directly. Diffuse, or take as dietary supplement.

If pregnant or under doctor’s care, consult physician.

Possible skin sensitivity. If pregnant or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Do not use near fire, flame, heat or sparks.

To read testimonies using Cypress check out oils testimonies.

The material provided here is for educational purposes only and is not intended as diagnosis, treatment, or prescription for any disease. Anyone suffering from any disease, illness or injury should consult with a physician.

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