Make your own at a home sauna by sprinkling a few drops of this essential oil on the wall of your shower just before you get in.
When used correctly the oil from eucalyptus trees can be beneficial internally and externally.
Its properties are extremely useful in curing respiratory ailments such as coughs, congestion, asthma, and sore throats.
It can also help control blood sugar (important for diabetes) and assist in the prevention of dental diseases such as cavities and gingivitis.
The ability of this therapeutic oil to reduce fevers has given this plant the nickname fever tree.
The healing properties associated with this oil are analgesic, antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, astringent, balsamic, cicatrisant, decongestant, deodorant, diuretic, expectorant, febrifuge, stimulant, and vulnerary.
Aromatic character: Very strong, distinctive, refreshing, medicinal, woody, earthy aroma
- Botanical name: Eucalyptus globulus
- Origin: Australia
- Strength of aroma: Strong
- Part of the plant used: The oil is extracted from fresh leaves, stems, and twigs of the eucalyptus plant.
- Extraction Method: Steam distillation
- Color: Clear
- Consistency: Thin
- Classification: Top note
- Chakra: 5th
Blends well with Pine, thyme, lavender, rosemary, cedarwood, and lemon.
Precautions: Do not ingest. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep away from children. For external use only. Do not apply to broken or irritated skin. If skin sensitivity occurs, discontinue use. If you are pregnant, nursing, or taking any medications, consult your doctor before use. Discontinue use and consult your doctor if any adverse reactions occur. Flammable.