Cypress or evergreen cypress, also called ‘Italy, Provence cypress’ is a big tree that is found mainly around cemeteries in the Mediterranean countries. Its name is associated with mourning and life after death. Its Latin name “sempervirens” means “evergreen". Cypress essential oil is the most commonly used essence for venous circulation problems. To better regulate blood flow, make use of 5 to 8 drops mixed with powdered milk and pour it directly into your bath water. The effect is stimulating. As a powerful tonic, cypress essential oil is often used to sooth hemorrhoids, varicose veins and heavy legs. It is also praised for its capacity to calm coughs and curb excessive sweating.