Eucalyptus essential oil is often associated with colds and flu because of its camphor-like aroma. You smell it and immediately want to take a deep breathe.
It is a great addition to your home aromatherapy kit and great for household cleaning.Uses of Eucalyptus Essential Oil
AustraliaHistory and Background
This oil is sometimes called Eucalyptus Blue Gum.
First used by the Aborigines in Australia in their healing practices. Also known as the Fever Tree. In Chinese medicine, warm/dry action, metal element, clears Lung phlegm, tonic of Lung Qi, clears dampness and congestion, strengthens Defensive Qi.
Relieves melancholy, revives spirit, promotes a wider perspective on life, dispels stagnated feelings. Good for those feeling emotionally constricted, transforms sense of suffocation into expansive renewal, sharpens perceptioN, stimulates the 6th and 7th chakras.Physical Description
This oil is colorless oil with a liquid consistency.Aromatic Description
Eucalyptus Blue Gum essential oil has a strong, fresh, camphoraceous, balsamic, slightly sweet aroma.Biological Makeup and Components
Cineol (70-85%), pinene (10-12%), globulol (6%), limonene, cymene, phellandrene, terpinene, aromadendrene.Extraction Technique
Steam distillation from fresh or partially dried leaves and young twigs.Information for Aromatherapists
This oil is a top note and blends well with thyme, rosemary, lavender, marjoram, pine, cedarwood, lemon, and other myrtaceae family oils.
Our Eucalyptus essential oil is 100% pure and natural. It is free of any chemicals, pesticides, synthetic perfumes, fillers, or carrier oils.Cautions