PAEOS™ Litsea Essential Oil


Botanical Name: Litsea cubeba
Aroma: Lemony, with spicy and vegetative notes
Extraction: Steam distilled
Part of Plant: Fruit
Country of Origin: Taiwan
Main Constituents: 75% Citral 9% Limonene

How to use

Mixed with a base oil for skin applications/massage; with steam & dry inhalation; in hot or cold compresses; in shower gels & shampoos; in a diffuser.


Antibiotic, antidepressant, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, deodorant, digestive, insecticidal, sedative, stimulant, stomachic, vulnerary.

Acne, colds, depression, dermatitis, flatulence, indigestion, insect repellant, oily skin, perspiration, poor appetite, stress, tissue toning, wounds, tonic.

The insecticidal properties of this oil make it an appropriate substitute for citronella oil, or suitable as an addition to an insect repellent. It is inhaled for nervous depression. In skin care, it is used for acne and excessive sebum production.

Important: Please read our Usage & Safety Guidelines before using any oil.