We use Yuzu grown by contract farmers in the mountains of Hyogo Prefecture (no pesticides or chemical fertilizers used during the cultivation period). A coumarin-free, safe-to-use essence oil extracted from the peel of yuzu fruit grown on trees over 30 years old through steam distillation with minimal quality deterioration.
The scent of yuzu is familiar to Japanese people and has been used for over 1000 years. There is also a custom of taking a yuzu bath on the winter solstice, the shortest day of the year and the longest night, and the winter solstice, when the days get longer after that day, is said to be the day when the sun regenerates, and is a symbol of purification. Yuzu was used as a It is a Japanese-Chinese plant with bright colors like the sun and a scent full of vitality that expels evil spirits and imparts the power of purification and regeneration.
The scent of yuzu has the effect of promoting blood circulation, warming the body, and improving colds and sensitivity to cold. It also has antioxidant effects and promotes metabolism, so it is expected to be effective in beauty and anti-aging. In addition, the oil itself has sterilizing, deodorizing, and insect repellent properties. It purifies your living space, helps with small daily ailments such as stress and stiff shoulders, and tunes your mind and body with its refreshing scent.
By removing the bark odor, this element suppresses harshness and unpleasant taste, and has a transparent and clear scent with a gentle sweetness. It has a soft impression, relieves fatigue and tension, warms the mind and body, and restores energy for tomorrow. Cultivated only in two Asian countries, yuzu has a unique aroma that is not found in other citrus fruits, and is attracting attention from overseas as an “oriental scent”, making it a great gift from across the world.