Botanical Name: Litsea cubeba
Plant Part: Fruit
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Product Description: is an evergreen tree or shrub 5–12 meters high in the Lauraceae family. It is native to China, Indonesia, Taiwan and other parts of Southeast Asia. Litsea Cubeba Oil is obtained from the small pepper-like fruits of the tree. This is a refreshing, uplifting and stimulating essential oil with antiseptic, carminative and healing properties.
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.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.