Litsea Cubeba (May Chang)

Litsea Cubeba (May Chang)


Description/History - Similar to lemongrass in aroma, but with a softer more pleasing scent; Litsea cubeba is just plain lovely. It helps to lift your mind from the ground hog day feel in the mind and helps you to feel a greater state of clarity and bliss.

Key Benefits - Immune system support, aids digestion, anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, and amazing when diffused.


Common Uses

  • Diffuse, apply to bottoms of feet or to spine to support immune system

  • Diffuse when experiencing stress or nervous tension

  • Diffuse or apply to neck & shoulders to help alleviate brain fog, mental fatigue or lack of motivation


Country of Origin - China


Latin Name - Litsea cubeba


Complementary Oils - basil, black pepper, cedarwood, cypress, vetiver, thyme


Main Constituents - Neral, geranial, and limonene


Cautions - not to be used internally, use with a carrier oil as some skin types are sensitive