What is Eucalyptus Essential Oil?
Originally native to Australia, eucalyptus trees are now grown all over the world and used for their medicinal properties. Their healing power comes from eucalyptus oil, which is made from the tree’s oval-shaped leaves.
Benefits of Eucalyptus Essential Oil:
Did you know that burning or vaporizing Eucalyptus essential oil is said to actually help with a number of different ailments? Including by:
- Relieving a cough
- Clearing your chest.
- Disinfecting wounds
- Helping you breathe easier
- Soothes cold sores
- Easing joint pain
It's the perfect essential oil to have lying around the house, as it's good for so many different things and it smells so fresh and clean too. this oil is very strong, 10ml will last a long time.
Fosse Top Tip: Try putting a few drops onto a flannel or piece of kitchen roll and gently inhale the vapors. Eucalyptus essential oil reacts with the mucous membranes, not only reducing mucous but also loosening it to allow you to cough it up a little easier.
- Country of origin: China
- Part of plant used: Leaves and twigs
- Method of extraction: Steam distillation
Please note: Always dilute and test this essential oil on a small patch of skin and observe over a 24 hour period. avoid using the essential oil in diffusers around pregnant women, pets, and children.