Eucalyptus Essential Oil is widely used during winter weather to help to clear nasal passages.
Mixed with a Carrier Oil it can be used as a chest rub and vaporiser.
It can also help to clear the mind and aid concentation.
Australian Aborigines have used Eucalyptus Oil for thousands of years for its healing and antiseptic properties.
It can be used to treat infected and congested skin. It may ease rheumatism, aches and pains and provide a naural boost for your immune system.
It also has antispasmodic, antiviral, depurative, expectorant, prophylactic, stimulant and uplifting actions.
Eucalyptus globulus Leaf Oil is the volatile oil obtained by steam
distillation from the fresh leaves of the Eucaluptus globulus, Myrtaceae.
Fresh, medicinal, woody and earthy.
Antiseptic, stimulating, clearing, muscle rub.
Cineol, pinene, limonene, cymene, phellandrene, terpinene, aromadendrene.
INCI name:Eucalyptus globulus Leaf Oil
The healing and antiseptic properties of eucalyptus have been known to the Australian aborigines for thousands of years.
Dilute in a carrier oil before skin application. Keep away from children and out of eyes. Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin. For further advice on using essential oils to treat medical conditions, we recommend you seek advice from a professional.
Please note that Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.
'The Aborigines burn the leaves to relieve fevers and bind the leaves around wounds to heal them and prevent infections'. - an excerpt from Pregnancy Book by Jennie Supper.
'Eucalyptus is best known as a decongestant inhalation for colds and catarrh, but it has many other less known uses. Most important of these is its very powerful bactericidal and anti-viral action. A steam inhalation with Eucalyptus is an effective natural treatmet for colds, because it not only eases nasal congestion, but inhibits proliferation of the cold virus... In North Africa, groves of Eucalyptus trees have neem planted in swampy an unhealthy areas to prevent the spread of malaria.' - an excerpt from Aromatherapy an A - Z by Patricia Davis.
'Eucalyptus - one of the tallest trees in the world, the whole tree exudes an aromatic odour, imparting a healthy atmosphere to the regions where it is grown. Widely used as an inhalant and chest rub, it contains powrful antiseptic properties'. - an excerpt from Aromatherapy A Guide For Home Use. by Christine Westwood.