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May Chang Essential Oil 5ml *While Supplies Last

$11.00 USD

Certified Organic
May Chang | Litsea cubeba 
Origin: Vietnam

Size: 5ml

Features & Benefits

May Chang essential oil has a pungent, herbal aroma with peppery citrus top notes. Distilled from the fresh, aromatic fruits of the May Chang tree, its citrus scent has been used to keep bugs away for thousands of years.


Common uses: May Chang can be used around the home in all purpose cleaners and diffuser blends for cleansing surfaces and freshening the air. Added to salves and body oils, May Chang may have a soothing effect on sore muscles and joints. It also can be used as a bug repellant.

Blending Recommendations: May Chang is added to blends for its therapeutic value and its warm, spicy, citrus scent. It is often blended with:

Basil, Bergamot, Black Pepper, Caledula CO2, Cedar Atlas, Cinnamon Bark, Clove, Eucalyptus Globulus, Eucalyptus Radiata, Fennel, Frankincense, Ginger, Grapefruit, Helichrysum, Lavender, Lavender Spike, Lemon, Sweet Lime, Lemongrass, Mandarin, Melissa, Myrrh, Palmarosa, Peppermint, Ravintsara, Rosemary Cineol, Rosemary Verbenone, Sage, Spearmint, St. John's Wort, Tea Tree, Thuja, Thyme, Tulsi, Wintergreen, Yarrow.

Safety Information: May Chang is safe but should always be used diluted to avoid irritation. May Chang should not be applied to areas of hypersensitive skin or used with children under 2 years of age. Do not use internally if pregnant or taking diabetes medication. Discontinue use if application causes allergic reactions.

Maximum Adult Dilution: 2.5%; 15 drops per ounce of carrier.

Maximum Child Dilution: 0.5%; 3 drops per ounce of carrier.


Cultivation: USDA and EcoCert organic cultivation in Vietnam

Composition: 100% Certified organic May Chang essential oil

Extraction: Water steam distillation of the May Chang fruit

Active Constituents: Terpene aldehydes: geranial and neral

Viscosity: Thin, thickens with age

Color: Clear, with a yellow tint


Geranial 37.17%

Neral 30.93%

Limonene 11.24%

Linalol 3.14%

6 Methyl 5 Hepten 2 one 2.44%

Citronellal 1.66%

Geraniol 1.61%

1, 8 Cineol 1.42%

May Chang is composed primarily of terpene aldehydes.

Label & Shelf Life: The brand label was recently changed. Bottles may ship with the previous label. the shelf life is 6 years or more in proper conditions before quality declines.

Storage: Store upright, cap closed, out of direct heat and sunlight.

Notes: Non GMO, No pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.

For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.