Botanical Name: Eucalyptus globulus
1,8-Cineole: > 80%
Plant Part: Wood and Leaves
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description A thin, clear, colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Camphor like odor, medicinal and penetrating, cooling invigorating, balancing, purifying. It is highly antimicrobial and a must have for the winter months. Use it in a diffuser to keep colds away. Stimulates circulation and warms the body, increases concentration, and is useful for relieving rheumatic aches and pains. Dabbed on with a q-tip, it can help stop the irritation of a big bite. Eases respiratory problems and cold symptoms; may relieve muscle aches and pains.
Eucalyptus oil, Australia Eucalyptus: The strong nose-opening smell of cough drops is mainly due to the presence of this top ten oil harvested from the leaves of the Australian Native Eucalyptus tree. Backaches are also treated with massage using diluted Eucalyptus oil. Judith Jackson, author and Aromatherapist says Eucalyptus is a valuable oil for treating Urinary Tract infections. She recommends a few drops in a bath. Eucalyptus is also an excellent diffuser oil to make homes smell cleaner.