Scientifically, Cubeb Oil is known as Piper Cubeb. It is viscous, thick and its colour ranges from Pale Green to Bluish Yellow. Extracted by steam distillation method Cubeb Oil has a Spicy and Peppery essence. It is derived from the small and attractive Litsea Cubeba Plant. This is a small bright coloured bush found mostly in tropical areas. Small fruits that resemble peppers are used to extract Cubeb essential Oil. Its taste is very similar to the mixture of allspice and black pepper. The chemical composition for this oil is: sabinene, alpha thujene, careen, caryophyllene, copanene, alpha and beta cubebene, germacrene, cineole, alcohol cubebol etc.
It is also known as Oil of Cubeb and Piper Cubeba Oil. This oil could not be absorbed by skin instead used internally as medicinal agents. It has calming, stimulant, expectorant, carminative, antiseptic and diuretic properties and not soluble in water.
|Scientific Name||:||Piper Cubeb|
|Country of Origin||:||Indonesian Islands of Java and Sumatra.|
|Colour and odor||:||Pale Green or Bluish Yellow with Spicy and Peppery Smell|
|Extraction Method||:||By Steam Distillation Method|
It is widely used as astringent and antiseptic. Cubeb oil is used to treat head problems, speedup wound healing, regulate proper heart functioning and work as anti-inflammatory. An excessive use of Cubeb Oil can be a skin irritant and it should be avoided during pregnancy. It has many medicinal uses and used to relieve coughs and bronchitis, sinusitis and throat infections. When this oil is added to tobacco, it is said to relieve hay fever, asthma and pharyngitis. In traditional Chinese medicine oil of cubeb is used for its alleged warming property. In aromatherapy, it is used in massages for relieving stress and muscular aches.
This oil is very effective in the treatment of urinary tract infection. This oil is also used to cure Leucorrhoea and gleer infections, symptoms of chronic laryngitis, dyspepsia and inflammation of the bladder. Other therapeutic properties of Cubeb Oil make it useful in anti aging products, cooling and refreshing agents, chewing gums, toothpaste, confectionaries, etc. This oil is widely used in Taiwan and Japan because of its therapeutic properties.
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I was in the pursuit of medicines that are natural and herbal and finally. I have been blessed with this oil. This oil is very effective and awesome.
- Mark Warne
I was so stressed out due to my busy and chaotic life schedules. I don't want to get dependent on medical drugs and that's why I tried this oil and have got tremendous relief from stress and mental tension.