Litsea Cubeba Pure Essential Oil


SKU: EO-38

Litsea cubeba essential oil is similar to citrus and lemongrass, but, it is actually a spice. Who knew? Litsea cubeba is used for its antimicrobial, anti-inflammatory, astringent and antiseptic properties. Interestingly, Litsea cubeba essential oil is also known as Chinese Pepper and is native to Southern China. The essential oil is derived from small, pepper like fruits. Litsea cubeba has become quite popular used for its ability to alleviate anxiety and stress when used aromatically in a diffuser.

Botanical Name: Litsea Cubeba
Origin: China
Extraction Method: Steam distillation
Derived From: Fruit
Facial Use:  up to 1%, starting at .25%
Body Use:  up to 2% strength


  • stimulating
  • antispasmodic
  • powerful antiseptic and antimicrobial
  • balances skin
  • refreshes energy
  • similar to lemongrass