Eucalyptus Globulus Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Eucalyptus globulus
Country of Origin: China
The health benefits of eucalyptus oil are well-known and wide-ranging, and its properties include being an anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, decongestant, deodorant, antiseptic, antibacterial, stimulating, and other medicinal qualities.
Eucalyptus essential oil is obtained from fresh leaves of the tall, evergreen eucalyptus tree. The tree, scientifically classified as Eucalyptus Globulus is also known as fever tree, blue gum tree or stringy bark tree, depending on where it is located in the world.
Health Benefits Of Eucalyptus Oil
- Heals Wounds
- Treats Respiratory Problems
- Removes Mental Exhaustion
- Relieves Muscle Pain
- Dental Care
- Eliminates Lice
- Treats Fever
- Skin Care
- Manages Diabetes
Essential oils like eucalyptus oil are generally safe to use, but with specific precautions. Adults should not take it orally (by mouth) except under a doctor's supervision. Not advise giving it to a child, including cough drops with eucalyptus if the child is under age 6.
Eucalyptus oil is generally safe when applied to adult skin, but don't put the oil, salve, or chest rub on the face or nose of a child under age 2. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should also avoid using the oil.