Blue Cypress ( Callitris intratratropica) is steam distilled from the leaves and wood of the Cupressaceae tree. Cypress has been researched for it’s anti-inflammatory and anti-viral properties. Cypress supports healthy circulation and makes a nice massage oil for the legs to alleviate edema and swelling in the feet. Mix a drop or two of Cypress essential oil with 1 tsp vegetable carrier oil and massage over the feet and legs to increase blood flow. Cypress creates synergy with any oils it is mixed with to offer a more potent blend than individual oils.