Eucalyptus blue gum (Eucalyptus globulus)
Eucalyptus essential oil has a sharp and penetrating aroma with a camphoraceous scent and a woody, balsamic undertone.
The eucalyptus tree is an Australian gum tree which grows to a massive height, up to approximately 300foot tall.
Eucalyptus essential oil is distilled from the leaves of the tree using steam to maintain the integrity of the active ingredients.
Eucalyptus essential oil is a cooling oil, that is renowned for being stimulating, refreshing, clearing, purifying and regulating. It is an ideal oil for vaporisation as it clears the sinuses as well as the mind and boosts concentration.
Suggested directions for use:
Add 6-10 drops in a bath.
Mix 5 drops with water to use in an oil burner.
Mix 6-10 drops with hot water as an inhalation.
Mix 5 drops per 10ml of carrier oil for massage.
Do not take internally
Keep away from children and eyes
Excessive use may cause headaches
Avoid if have high blood pressure or epilepsy
If pregnant or have a medical condition consult your practitioner before use
If oil gets into eyes splash out with water, seek medical advice if necessary
If unfamiliar with essential oils seek advice from a practitioner