Botanical Name: Eucalyptus globulus
Plant Part: Wood and Leaves
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
About Eucalyptus essential oil is widely used for medicinal and industrial purposes. In its industrial applications, it is used in disinfectants, air fresheners, deodorizers and even in the mining industry to separate metallic sulfides from ores. Because of its various therapeutic characteristics, which we will detail below, it is also a common ingredient in makeup, perfumes, liniments, mouthwash, soaps, deodorants, inhalants, lozenges, and antiseptics.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A top note with a strong pungent aroma, Eucalyptus Globulus has an herbaceous scent with woody undertones.
Blends With: Basil, Cajeput, Cedarwood, Citronella, Lavender, Lemon, Myrtle, Spearmint and Tea Tree.
Uses: Great For Maintaining Skin Health, Hair Care, Antiseptic, Muscle and Nerve Pain Relief, Dental Hygiene, Treatment for Respiratory Ailments, Mood Lifter and Stress Relief, Treating Fevers
Product Abstract: Eucalyptus Globulus is also known as Blue Gum. It’s an evergreen tree commonly found in many parts of the world, which grows from 30 to 55m tall with long narrow bluish-green leaves and white-yellow flowers. Eucalyptus leaves are the favourite food of Koalas and have been used as traditional medicine by the aboriginal peoples of Australia. It has slowly evolved toward the production of essential oils.
Cautions: Avoid if you have high blood pressure or epilepsy. For external use only, this is considered toxic if taken internally. Dilute before use; may cause skin irritation in some individuals, so a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes.