ECO. Pure Eucalyptus Essential Oil
Well known for its healing effects on the respiratory system, Eucalyptus is an antiseptic, expectorant and helps reduce fever. Classically used for the treatment of colds & flus, influenza, throat infections and bronchitis. A powerful disinfectant, Eucalyptus may be used in a diffuser to purify the air.
- Antiseptic properties
- Clears sinuses
Botanical name: Eucalyptus globulus (eucalyptus) oil
Ingredients: Eucalyptus globulus (eucalyptus) oil
How to Use:
Skin & Body:
Massage: In a blend, Eucalyptus should be no more than 20% of the essential oil content, e.g in 10 drops of essential oil only 2 drops should be Eucalyptus.
Bath: Add 2 to 3 drops, in a dispersant such as oil, to the bath.
Hand or foot bath: Add 2 drops of essential oil to a bowl of water. For inflammation consider using cold/room temperature water. For aches and tight muscles use warm/hot water
Steam treatment (face and respiratory system): Add 2 drops of essential oil to a bowl of steaming hot water. Use caution due to risk of burns or scalding.
Compress: To a bowl of water add 2 drops of essential oil. For treating inflammation or to cool down use cold to room temperature water, for aching tight muscles use warm to hot water. Soak a face washer in the water, wring out excess moisture and apply washer to the affected area, repeat two or three times as the compress cools down or warms up.
- Add 8 drops to the washing machine before commencing cycle.
- 1 to 2 drops neat on a cleaning cloth for surface spot cleaning.
- Add 10 drops in 500ml/16.9fl.oz of water in a spray bottle for a surface disinfectant.
Blends well with: Basil, Cedarwood, Citronella, Frankincense, Ginger, Pine, Peppermint, Rosemary, Spearmint and Tea Tree.
Considerations: Not for use on or near the face in children under 10 years old, may affect breathing and the nervous system. Use during pregnancy with caution.
Information Source: ECO. Modern Essentials
WORD OF CAUTION: Petal & Spice cannot provide therapeutic or medical advice in any shape or form. The information provided in this description is for reference purposes only and does not replace medical advice. If you have any concerns you should always consult your health care professional. Although essential oil are pure and natural, they still contain potent plant ingredients and should be used sparingly, as directed, and with caution.