Eucalyptus (eucalyptus globulus) essential oil is a potent antibacterial and decongestant, making it highly beneficial for coughs and sore throats, especially helpful in mucous conditions due to its drying effect on respiratory tissue. Rubbing a mixture with eucalyptus on the chest will help to relieve tightness and any soreness as well as
The oil has antiseptic and a soothing effect on the skin, which enables it to reduce the itch and inflammation of insect bites. The scent wards off insects as well.
The scent is invigorating, increasing energy, and helps to clear the head by improving concentration and lowering the sense of stress and muscular aches & pains, headaches, clears head, and aids concentration.
Aroma: A strong pungent aroma, with a herbaceous scent and fresh woody undertones
Main Constituents: 1,8-Cineole: > 80%
Plant Part: Wood & Leaves
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
For external use only. Essential oils are very highly concentrated and potent. Dilute properly before use. Some oils may cause skin irritation. It is recommended to perform a patch test before use.
Avoid contact with mucus membranes and eyes. If any essential oils have contacted your eye, wash out with a vegetable oil such as olive oil, not water.
Keep out of reach of children, the elderly, and pets. If pregnant, suffering from any medical condition, or taking medication, consult a health care practitioner before use.
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