As a natural antiseptic, the Eucalyptus Essential oil has hardly any rival! The essence is obtained mainly by distilling fresh leaves and stems of eucalyptus globulus or globose, the great and magnificent tree of Tasmania. Its fresh, camphor-like fragrance blends well with lavender, rosemary and pine. Among the 600 species of eucalyptus, several varieties are endowed with aromatic virtues, starting with eucalyptus radiata (with a less powerful aroma, and thus more pleasant to breathe), eucalyptus maculata and dives.
- It’s essential oil is ideal for treating burns, blisters, cuts, wounds and sores because it prevents bacterial infection and relieves pain by numbing the nerves. You also use it in low doses in your creams of care against the labial and genital herpes.
- It is one of the best essences of eucalyptus passes to lower the temperature and decongest the airways: its perfume clears the bronchi, as they say. Do not hesitate to use it in case of bronchitis, cough, flu, sinusitis and infections of the throat. Added to a foot bath, it can effectively counteract a flare-up of fever.
- Antiviral and antibacterial, its essential oil can stop the proliferation of bacteria and viruses in the human body. At the same time, it has a preventive role that will protect your family members. In a deodorizer or diffuser, its antiviral and antibacterial properties slow down the propagation of the epidermis. A warm local application of eucalyptus essential oil will have a diuretic effect. Finally, even if this is beyond the scope of this book, it is with its essence that you can remove tasks and traces of fat particularly rebellious.
- We do not know, but the essential oil of eucalyptus does a little “housekeeping” in a tortured spirit … Refreshing as the air, it clarifies ideas and promotes intellectual concentration.
Eucalyptus Essential oil..Precautions for use
Avoid high blood pressure.
Avoid in persons prone to epileptic seizures.
Keep the essential oil away from homeopathic medicines and never use it at the same time: eucalyptus, too powerful, would annihilate their effect.