Hinoki Essential Oil
With its light, woodsy scent and the naturally occurring constituent alpha-pinene, Hinoki makes a great addition to your essential oil collection. Steam distilled from Japanese cypress trees, Hinoki essential oil has been used historically for refreshing the soul. Today, the oil is used to create a calm, relaxing ambiance that can help increase spiritual awareness.
FEATURES & BENEFITS
WHERE TO DIFFUSE
With a woodsy, citrus-like scent, Hinoki creates a peaceful atmosphere. Diffuse this oil throughout your home to create a relaxing feeling or apply it topically for a calming ritual with skin benefits.
WORKS WELL WITH
Topical: Dilute 1 drop Hinoki with 1 drop V-6™ Vegetable Oil Complex and apply to desired area as needed.
Aromatic: Diffuse up to 30 minutes 3 times daily.
CAUTIONS: Keep out of reach of children. For external use only. Keep away from eyes and mucous membranes. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult a health professional prior to use.
†100% pure, therapeutic-grade essential oil
GET TO KNOW
Young Living’s first hair treatment is ideal for conditioning, Hinoki essential oil comes from the Hinoki cypress tree, Chamaecyparis obtusa, which is native to central Japan. The essential oil is distilled from the tree’s red-brown wood, and it retains the warm, slightly citrusy aroma. Because of this tree’s valuable qualities, it is numbered among the Five Sacred Trees of Kiso, which includes the most prized trees of the Kiso region. Today, it can be found as a popular ornamental tree both in Japan and around the world.
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Chamaecyparis obtusa
BOTANICAL FAMILY: Cupressaceae
REGION(S) FOUND: Southern Japan
PLANT PART USED: Wood
EXTRACTION METHOD: Steam distilled
YL REGION: Most Young Living Hinoki Essential Oil comes from Japan
Hinoki essential oil joined the Young Living family in 2010.