Eucalyptus leaf essential oil is carefully steam-distilled from the oval-shaped leaves of the Eucalyptus (or gum) tree, resulting in a highly fragrant oil that has a distinctive camphoraceous and clearing aroma.
Native to Australia, Eucalyptus trees are towering evergreens that can grow in excess of 150 metres in height. The oil glands in the leaves of the eucalyptus tree produce the aromatic compounds that give us their unmistakable scent.
Eucalyptus essential oil can help alleviate cough and cold symptoms and is traditionally used in Western herbal medicine to reduce the severity of symptoms in mild upper respiratory tract infections. It can also help with mild rheumatic aches and pains. Our highly concentrated Eucalyptus leaf oil can be applied topically to affected areas or diffused to disperse the cool, clear and airy aromas.
Inhalation: Traditionally used in Aromatherapy to:
- Relieve symptoms of common cold.
- Relieve cough
Topical: Traditionally used in Western herbal medicine to:
- Reduce or relieve mild rheumatic aches and pains
- Stimulate blood flow to skin
- Reduce/ relieve the severity of symptoms of mild upper respiratory tract infection
Directions for Use
Adults only. For inhalation and topical use only.
- Add 8 - 12 drops in a vaporiser and inhale deeply.
- Add 8 - 12 drops to a bowl of hot water and inhale deeply.
- Apply 1 -2 drops onto a tissue, hold near nose and inhale.
Use up to 3 times per day.
Topical Use: Dilute 1-2 drops of oil with 2-4 drops of carrier oil and apply to affected area up to 3 times per day.
With its distinctly cool and camphoraceous aroma, Eucalyptus leaf oil is traditionally used in Western herbal medicine to help alleviate cough and cold symptoms. It can also be used to aid mild rheumatic aches and pains. Our highly concentrated Eucalyptus leaf oil can be applied topically to affected areas or diffused to disperse the cool, clear and airy aromas.
ALWAYS READ THE LABEL. USE ONLY AS DIRECTED. IF SYMPTOMS PERSIST SEE YOUR DOCTOR/ HEALTHCARE PROFESSIONAL. Adults only. If pregnant or under a Not to be taken. Keep out of reach of children. If pregnant or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.