Botanical Name: Litsae cubeba
Plant Part: Fruit
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: Litsea Cubeba is a small plant found in tropical areas. The leaves are typically a vibrant green with a pleasant, lemon-like smell. It produces small, pepper-like fruits from which the essential oil is extracted.
Color: Pale yellow to yellow transparent liquid.
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Aromatic Scent: Litsea cubeba Essential Oil has a crisp, citrus smell. It has been compared to lemongrass and lemon verbena. It is considered sweeter and softer than lemongrass.
Cautions: Litsea Cubeba Essential Oil is possible to a skin irritant. Avoid use during pregnancy.
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