Eucalyptus essential oil is extracted by steam distillation of eucalyptus leaves and twigs. This versatile essential oil has a wide range of applications. It is a natural disinfectant and insect repellent. When few drops of eucalyptus essential oil are added to the household surface cleaner, it helps in keeping the home germ-free. When added to diffuser, it helps in driving away insects from the house.
Eucalyptus essential oil is a popular ingredient in vapor rubs. Inhaling eucalyptus oil vapor helps in opening the blocked sinuses. Studies suggest that the anti-inflammatory effect of cineole, the main active constituent of eucalyptus essential oil may help in reducing the symptoms of asthma. Eucalyptus oil is added to bath water and diluted with carrier oil for aromatherapy massage. The analgesic and anti-inflammatory properties of eucalyptus oil helps in soothing sore and painful muscles and joints. A small patch test is recommended before applying the essential oil to the skin. Eucalyptus essential oil is not recommended for pregnant women and people taking homeopathic medicines.
Directions For Use:
Drop 5-8 drops in a diffuser burner or vaporizer. It will give off a pleasurable aroma creating a pleasant atmosphere on any occasion, disinfecting the air of unwanted odors and some airbone pathogens.
Make an everyday occasion a new experience. Add a bit of relaxation to your bath by dropping a few drops into the bathtub, making the ordinary extraordinary.
Ease out the stresses in your mind while loosening up tired muscles. Mix 5 drops in 10ml of base oil for massage.