Calming and uplifting

Cistus Essential Oil

Cistus (Cistus ladanifer) essential oil comes from a rose that has a soft, honey-like scent. It is believed to be the biblical rose of Sharon. Calming and uplifting, it is helpful for meditating and counseling. Traditionally, cistus has been used for respiratory support.* Cistus has an approximate ORAC of 38,648 (TE/L). TE/L is expressed as micromole Trolox equivalent per liter.

5 ml
Item # 3518


100% pure therapeutic grade cistus (Cistus ladanifer) essential oil.

Common Uses

Antimicrobial properties support fighting or prevention against infection. 

An immune stimulant, helps to quiet the nerves and calm an insomniac.

Helps uplift emotions. 

Supports the sympathetic nervous system.

Cistus has been used since the Middle Ages in Europe to treat wounds & ulcers of the skin.

How to Use


Topical: Apply directly to the area of concern.

Aromatic: Diffuse for short periods of time (1/2 hour or less) in the work or home environment to stimulate the senses of touch, sight and sound.

Dietary: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid such as goat’s or rice milk. Take 1-2 drops orally with honey.

*Please note that dietary use is found on USA labels. It is not found on international market labels as the essential oils are imported as cosmetics in other countries