The aroma of Cypress is refreshing, piney, and woody. It is distilled from the twigs and leaves. Cypress essential oil supports the health of the skin and hair. Traditionally it has been used as an astringent for oily/sweaty skin. It is regarded as highly beneficial to the respiratory system. Two drops in the palm inhaled can calm and smooth the spirit and emotions. With the stress and anxiety soothed, concentration and focus are sharper. Non-toxic and non irritant – do not take internally.