1/2 oz.
Price: $3.65

1 oz.
Price: $4.95

4 oz.
Price: $13.75

8 oz.
Price: $21.45

1 lb
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5 Lbs.
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Litsea Cubea (aka May Chang) Essential Oil from Wellington Fragrance

BOTANICAL NAME:                      Litsea Cubeba

Exotic verbena, tropical verbena (not related to lemon verbena. A light brown liquid with a lemon fresh and fruity odor. The scent of Litsea has been compared to lemongrass and lemon verbena. It is considered sweeter and finer than lemongrass and a possible fragrance alternative to the costly lemon verbena (not an alternative in terms of therapeutic potential). Safety Information: Litsea should be used diluted in a carrier or blended with other essential oils to decrease potential for skin irritation. The following essential oils are recommended for blending: Basil, Bergamot, Geranium, Ginger, Jasmine, Rose, Rosemary, Rosewood and Ylang-Ylang.Country of Origin: China

Appearance:                            Light Brown in color

Odor:                                       Lemon Like Odor

Refractive Index:                    1.4830 to 1.4890 @ 20°C      

Specific Gravity:                     0.8870 to 0.9070 @ 20°C

Solubility:                                Insoluble

Flash Point:                             160°F

Storage:                                   Store in a cool place in closed container

Safety:                                     Harmful if swallowed, avoid contact with eyes        

Essential oils are natural aromatic compounds found in the seeds, bark, stems, roots, flowers, and other parts of plants.  Essential oils can present very pleasant aromas and very powerful aromas. Essential oils are generally extracted by distillation, typically by using steam or  other processes including expression or solvent extraction and cold pressed. Our Essential oils are most often used in soap production and aroma lamps for aromatherapy. Essential oils can also be used for adding scents to incense sticks and household cleaning products. 

For soap making supplies to be used with essential oils: http://www.wellingtonfragrance.com/Soap-MakingMelt-and-PourMoldsPigmentsMicas-C5.aspx

Aroma Lamps for warming Essential oils for aromatherapy purposes http://www.wellingtonfragrance.com/Aroma-Lamps-C43.aspx

Carrier Oils for mixing Essential Oils: http://www.wellingtonfragrance.com/Massage-Carrier-Oils-C4.aspx

Wellington Fragrance sources essential oils from multiple suppliers. We are constantly searching for consistent essential oils at fair prices. Due to weather conditions essential oils can vary in both quantity available and quality. As with any recipe, We always recommend you do your own in house testing. Testing in house will allow you to adjust formulas to create your own quality finished products.