With a fresh, woody, sweet scent, pure Eucalyptus Essential Oil helps to relax the nervous system, is cleansing and is antiseptic to help in wound healing.
- Antiseptic properties
- Clears sinuses
Well known for its healing effects on the respiratory system, eucalyptus is an antiseptic, expectorant and helps reduce fever. Classically used for the treatment of colds & flu. You can even use eucalyptus essential oil to create natural household cleaning products or a DIY chest rub!
Blends well with: Basil, cedarwood, citronella, frankincense, ginger, pine, peppermint, rosemary, spearmint, tea tree.
Skin & Body
Massage: In a blend, Eucalyptus should be no more than 20% of the essential oil content, e.g in 10 drops of essential oil only 2 drops should be eucalyptus
Bath: Add 2 to 3 drops, in a dispersant such as oil, to the bath.
Hand or foot bath: add 2 drops of essential oil to a bowl of water. For inflammation consider using cold/room temperature water. For aches and tight muscles use warm/hot water.
Steam treatment (face and respiratory system): Add 2 drops of essential oil to a bowl of steaming hot water. Use caution due to risk of burns or scalding.
Compress: To a bowl of water add 2 drops of essential oil. For treating inflammation or to cool down use cold to room temperature water, for aching tight muscles use warm to hot water. Soak a face washer in the water, wring out excess moisture and apply washer to the affected area, repeat two or three times as the compress cools down or warms up.
- Add 8 drops to the washing machine before commencing cycle.
- 1 to 2 drops neat on a cleaning cloth for surface spot cleaning.
- Add 10 drops in 500ml/16.9fl.oz of water in a spray bottle for a surface disinfectant.
Not for use on or near the face in children under 10 years old, may affect breathing and the nervous system. Use during pregnancy with caution.
Is this safe for use during pregnancy?
Use this oil with care, best used in a diffuser or diluted with a carrier oil (1% ratio). Avoid using essential oils during the first trimester unless you are under the supervision of a qualified practitioner.
Is this safe for children?
Not for use on or near the face in children under 10 years old, may affect breathing and the nervous system.
Is this safe to use around pets?
This essential oil is not recommended for use around pets
Can I ingest this oil?
Essential oils should not be taken internally unless you have consulted with a health professional or aromatherapist first