Name: Eucalyptus Globulus 80/85%
Botanical Name: Eucalyptus Globulus
Main Constituents: 1,8-Cineole: >80%
Origin: Australia and China
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Part of Plant: Leaves and Twigs
Description & Colour: Colourless to pale yellow, thin consistency
Aromatic Summary: Eucalyptus has a strong herbaceous aroma with woody undertones
Storage: Transfer out of any metal and shipping containers (used for safe shipping), keep in dark glass container
Safety Notes: For external use only; dilute before use. May cause skin irritations, a skin test is recommended prior to use, avoid contact with eyes. Avoid During Pregnancy- can cause heart palpitations in some individuals. Caution: Avoid if you have high blood pressure or epilepsy. DO NOT take it internally.
Usage: Used for Burns, muscular aches (great for massage), poor circulation - asthma, bronchitis, coughs, sinusitis, insect repellent. Used in bathing, compresses, inhalation, massage, vaporizer, diffuser, soaps, candles, shampoos and conditioners (antibacterial and antifungal)
Blends well with: Basil, Cajeput, Cedarwood, Lavender, Lemon, Myrtle, Lemon, Pine, Rosemary and Tea Tree.
Originally used by the Australian Indigenous peoples for traditional medicinal purposes, Eucalyptus is known for being an excellent way to relieve cold and respiratory symptoms and allergies. It is also known by its name “Blue Gum”, for the characteristics of the bluish-green leaves and can be found on evergreen trees with white-yellow flowers. The leaves are also known to be a favourite food for Koalas.
This information is for education purposes only and in no way is meant to serve as medical or professional advice. We are not responsible for any products made using these oils or the outcome of any application thereof. As always we recommend testing all products.