Size: 15 mL
Retail: $53.00 SGD
Wholesale: $40.00 SGD
Litsea cubeba is a small evergreen tree with a white and yellow flowers. Despite its lemon-like aroma, the plant isn’t part of the citrus family. Cousin to cinnamon and ravintsara, it belongs to the Lauraceae or Laurel family. Also known as May Chang and Mountain Pepper, the plant’s small berries resemble peppercorns and are harvested from July through September. Popular in Asia, the plant’s roots and branches are used in traditional Chinese medicine. While the fruit is steamed distilled for Litsea essential oil, the timber is sometimes used for furniture or construction. Sweet and soothing, bright and lemony-fresh, inhale straight from the bottle for a quick pick-me-up. Use it in a diffuser to help create a relaxing and cheerful atmosphere. Include Lisea in a bath or massage oil to liven up your day. For a refreshing boost, add it to DIY soaps and lotions. Litsea might just become your new favorite citrus aroma.
Directions for Use
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with a carrier oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. See additional precautions below.
Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. .
- Uplifting and soothing aroma.
- Brightens the atmosphere.
- Sweet-smelling and lemony.
Citrus, sweet, fruity
Geranial, Neral, Limonene