Eucalyptus Essential Oil
A colorless liquid,
yellow on aging, with a
somewhat harsh, camphoraceous scent and woody undertone. A beautiful,
tall, evergreen tree, up to 295 feet high. The young trees have bluish
green oval leaves while the mature trees develop long, narrow,
yellowish leaves, creamy white flowers, and a smooth, pale gray bark
often covered with a white powder.
and Skin Care
blisters, cuts, herpes, insect bites, insect
repellent, lice, skin infections,
wounds, muscular aches and pains,
poor circulation, rheumatoid arthritis, sprains, asthma, bronchitis,
catarrh, coughs, sinusitis, throat infections, chickenpox, colds,
epidemics, flu, measles, analgesic, antirheumatic, antiseptic,
antispasmodic, antiviral, decongestant, deodorant, diuretic,
expectorant, parasiticide, stimulant
Essential oil by
steam distillation from the fresh
or partially dried leaves and young twigs.
Rosemary, Lavender, Pine, Marjoram, Cedarwood, Lemon
non-toxic, non-irritant (in dilution),
non-sensitizing. When taken internally, eucalyptus oil is toxic and as
little as 3.5ml has been reported as fatal.