Description of Eucalyptus Oil:
Eucalyptus trees are tall, evergreen trees that grow up to 50 feet in height and are sometimes referred to as Gum Trees. The main chemical components of Eucalyptus oil are eucalyptol and alpha-terpineol, making it an ideal oil to promote feelings of clear breathing and open airways and for creating a soothing massage experience. Eucalyptus has purifying properties that can be beneficial for the skin and for cleansing surfaces and the air. Studies have shown that Eucalyptus is effective in helping lessen tension. Eucalyptus can be found in mouth rinses to freshen breath and promote oral health. Eucalyptus oil is obtained from the dry leaves of the Eucalyptus tree. This essential oil is popularly known due to its healing abilities, and it is also used in the formation of various cosmetic products as it is also known for its skin friendly nature.
Fresh, herbal, camphoraceous.
Colourless to pale yellow clear liquid
Steam Distillation of the dry leaves of Eucalyptus tree.
Eucalyptus essential oil is fantastic on skin ailments (Burns, blisters, wounds, insect bites, lice, and skin infections), as well as to combat the effects of colds and the flu. There is also a history of Eucalyptus essential oil being applied to sore muscles and joints.