Preparation: The essential oil is steam distilled from the yield of the plant.
Main components: Geranial, neral, limonene, myrcene.
Medical and cosmetic benefits: Antiinflammatory, antispasmodic, antiviral and antifungal. Excellent for difusing in case of respiratory illnesses, because of its disinectant effect and nice scent. Toning oil, so it is also ued in skin care products.
Effects on the soul and mind: Has a strong effect on the nervous system, very effective calming and balancing oil, so it is great in case of depression and stress. Increases concentration, refreshes the mind, calms the soul.
Usage: 4-5 drops in aroma lamp, 8-10 drops in aroma bath. For skin cleansing, pour 4-5 drops into 1 dl vegetable oil or water.
Special notes: Cubeb oil is very slightly toxic, slightly irritant, doesn't cause sensitivity and phototoxicity.