Blends well with: Basil, Cedarwood, Citronella, Frankincense, Ginger, Lavender, Lemon, Spearmint, Tea Tree
Steam distilled from the leaves of the Indian eucalyptus, also known as the Blue Gum Tree, it is a thin, clear to pale yellow liquid with a strong top note. It exhibits a fresh, woody and somewhat medicinal character, and is often used as a vapor rub to ease chest congestion or prepared for use as a household disinfectant. Has a warming effect that relieves sore muscles and stimulates a healthy immune response. Relieves the irritation associated with insect bites and eases the discomfort of skin infections, burns and blisters. Excellent as a warm and soothing rub for sore muscles and joints, for which it provides long-lasting relief.
Diffuse 2-3 drops per 100ml of water to help clear respiratory congestion
Blend Lemon and Rosemary with Eucalyptus Globulus and diffuse for an invigorating aroma
Add 8-10 drops to a teaspoon of carrier oil and apply topically to chest to relieve congestion
To relieve itching associated with insect bites and irritated skin, add 4 drops to 1/2 teaspoon of carrier oil
On the recommendation of the International Federation of Aromatherapists, TruGardens does not endorse taking essential oils internally unless specifically directed and prescribed by a qualified healthcare practitioner who is also trained in clinical aromatherapy. Avoid using during pregnancy, or if you suspect you might be pregnant, except on the advice of a qualified practitioner. Store all essential oil products safely out of reach of children. Essential oils are potent, and a little bit goes a long way. Do not use essential oils undiluted directly on the skin as they can cause irritation. Keep away from children, and do not apply near the eyes, mucous membranes, sensitive or broken skin. Every individual reacts differently to essential oils: Always perform a ‘test patch’ properly diluted in carrier oil to determine sensitivity. This statement has not been approved, assessed or otherwise endorsed by the FDA. TruGardens does not in any way support the use of these products for the diagnosis, treatment, cure or prevention of any disease.