Litsea Essential Oil
Litsea Essential Oil is extracted by steam distillation of the small, pepper-like fresh berries of the small evergreen tree.
Litsea, or ‘May Chang,’ is a small tropical tree native to the southern region of China. Its fragrant flowers and leaves have a delightfully fresh and floral odour. The Essential Oil, obtained through steam distillation of the small fruits, has a dual action, both stimulating and soothing. It is said that it creates a direct link with the Angels. It is highly recommended in times of anxiety and depression as it awakens your lust for life and dissolves your internal disharmonies. It helps you to appreciate the small things of everyday life and prepares you for greater understanding and happiness. It has slight analgesic and anti-inflammatory effects.
Litsea is a sedative, neurovegetative equipoise, antidepressant and natural anxiolytic. Helps fight fears, phobias, insomnia and anxiety, restoring harmony. Litsea essential oil is perfect for a candid light-filled awakening and for invigorating showers.
Antiseptic, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antirheumatic, mucolytic, expectorant, digestive, carminative, antineuralgic, balances the nervous system, general tonic, immunostimulant, astringent and sebum-regulating, purifying, anti-infective.
– Antiseptic and antifungal: ++++
– Anti-inflammatory and antirheumatic: +++
– Mucolytic and expectorant: ++
– Digestive and carminative: ++
– Antineuralgic: ++
– Sedative and balancer of the nervous system: +++
– General tonic: +++
– Immunomodulating: +++
– Astringent and sebum regulator: ++++
– Purifies and soothes the skin: ++++
In diffusion: perfect for work and study areas, Litsea Essential Oil increases concentration and combats tiredness. Antiviral, it can be used in very crowded spaces to cleanse the air and purify it.
Massage: Litsea Essential Oil can be used to combat the action of time on our skin and prevent skin relaxation. For a massage that will bring back good mood and energy, dilute Litsea in Vegetable Oil in the following proportion: one part of Litsea Essential Oil and nine parts of Base Oil.
The benefits of Litsea on our body are innumerable: antiviral, it helps to support the immune system by preventing colds, it stimulates digestion, it counteracts ligament inflammation, it facilitates the treatment of rheumatism and it is a truly powerful tonic for the heart and the respiratory system.
Do you feel gloomy because you don’t get to spend enough time outdoors? Litsea brings the sunlight back to you! Some of its components stimulate the production of endorphins and serotonin by the pituitary gland, which is regulated, precisely, according to sunlight.
Litsea Essential Oil could have a photosensitizing effect. We advise against the use on your skin before exposure to sunlight.