hinoki cypress

Hinoki Cypress (Chamecyparia obtusa) 100% Pure Essential Oil

£13.50

BOTANICAL NAME: Chamecyparia obtusa

SCENT: Hinoki Cypress has a strong camphoraceous and lemon scented aroma

STRENGTH OF AROMA: Strong

PLANT PART USED:  Twigs

EXTRACTION METHOD: Steam Distillation

ORIGIN: Japan

COLOUR: Hinoki Cypress Essential Oil is range from pale yellow in hue

CONSISTENCY: Thin

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Hinoki is a Japanese oil from the Japanese Cypress tree, better known as the Hinoki Cypress

TRADITIONAL USES:

Used as an insect repellent rather like citronella and May Chang. It can also be added to shampoos, conditioners, skin lotions

HISTORY:

Hinoki was once and, to a certain extent still is, the preferred wood for building palaces, temples, shrines and bath houses. It is the wood from which the Imperial palaces were bulit. Hinoki is a cypress that grows only in Japan. It is a light coloured wood which does not deteriorate easily or quickly.

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