Hinoki Essential Oil is produced from a unique cypress tree native to Japan and is undoubtably the finest, softest cypress aroma in our collection. Hinoki is a relative newcomer to aromatherapy and so very beneficial. Hinoki Essential Oil has many therapeutic qualities that include antimicrobial, decongestant and nervine. Hinoki has also been scientifically studied for promotion of new hair growth. Hinoki is a high quality sustainable timber wood that is quite revered. Traditionally, Hinoki has been used as incense for purification rituals and building Japanese shrines.
The elegant cypress aroma of Hinoki is a welcome addition to the world of natural perfume. Our Hinoki Essential Oil is a beautiful grounding essence to enhance forest, woody and oriental fragrance compositions. Hinoki harmonizes with many other oils including bergamot, cedarwood, clary sage, frangipani, jasmine, juniper, labdanum, lavender, lemon, red mandarin, myrrh, neroli, rose, rosemary, vetiver, ylang ylang and more.
- Botanical Latin Name: Chamaecyparis obtuse
- Country of Origin: Middle Honshu, Japan
- Plant Parts: Wood
- Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled