Herb: Eucalyptus globulus
Scent: fruity fresh, balmy, refreshing
How to obtain oil: distillation
Part of the plant from which oil is obtained: leaf
Main Ingredients: 1.8 – cineol, alpha-pinene, limonene, p-cymene
The fresh smell that is recognized by everyone. The herb that is used for various, primarily breathing problems. If you need to select 5 essential oils that you will always have in your home, the one made from eucalyptusshould be on that list. Only a few drops of the oil in an aroma lamp very effectively disinfect the air, so it is especially valuable during the epidemic of flu and colds.
Eucalyptus globulus is a mixture of eucalyptol, camphene, pinene, and there are also species dominated by citral. The plant strongly affects breathing. It increases the amount of oxygen in the cells, thanks to its action on red blood cells. It also helps the binding of oxygen in the lungs and the regeneration of the lungs.
This beneficial oil is a proven drug in the case of colds, nausea, influenza, and sinus inflammation. For the treatment of respiratory organs, it is used in the form of inhalations, in aroma lamps or in the form of liners that are placed on the chest. This plant is good medicine for throat inflammation. It lowers blood sugar levels and helps people suffering from urinary infections.
This plant has been used as a cure for malaria in the past. There are two good reasons for this: the antiseptic and antimicrobial effect of this essential oil and the fact that this impressive tree draws water from the soil, so it is ideal for planting in wet areas where malaria occurs. Eucalyptus leaves are the favorite food of the koala bears.
Like the lemon balm, this is one of the most effective herbal remedies for herpes simplex infections. Also, the eucalyptus essential oil is a good cure for insect bites. In combination with plum, lavender, rosemary or angelic, it is a good remedy against rheumatism, bone pain, joints, and muscles.
The essential oil of eucalyptus purifies space, increases energy and strength. It also increases the feeling of self-confidence and gives the courage to face problems. It alleviates the problems associated with throat infections and headaches that accompany the sinuses. Extremely refreshes rooms and repels insects.
Usage of Eucalyptus oil
This oil soothes the rheumatic pains and pains of pre-muscled muscles and inflamed tendons. It is also used in rheumatoid arthritis, where it helps to remove toxins from the joints. Rubbing the mixture on the problematic parts of the body is a very good way of using this oil. The product is also effective against caries, inflammation of lumbar infections. It is, therefore, the active ingredient of toothpaste, breath recoveries, and other dental hygiene products.
The amazing product obtained from this herb is very good for the treatment of oily skin and scalp. It helps with contagious road infections and also soothes the symptoms of flu, reduces mucus viscosity and makes it easier to cough. It is an excellent lipolytic (it acts on subcutaneous fatty tissue) and is used in cosmetic preparations for the treatment of cellulite. Its effect increases in combination with the ethereal oil of tea tree, and it combines well with the ethereal oils of lavender, lemon, and wrinkle. A mixture of this with some vegetable oil (almond, coconut, olive, Ricinus, wheat germ, jojoba, avocado) is a great combination.
Do not use on susceptible skin because it can cause irritation. It is not recommended in pregnancy and for children up to 6 years. Do not apply directly to the skin and mucous membranes. Not for oral use. Keep protected from light and heat, out of the reach of children.