LINIMENT: Add to a 2 ounce squeeze bottle: 6 drops of Eucalyptus (Globulus), 5 drops of Helichrysum, 4 drops of Peppermint and 5 drops of Copaiba, then fill with Jojoba oil and shake to mix well. Apply enough of this mixture to cover the affected area and massage into the skin. (2% dilution)
BATH SALTS: Combine: 5 drops of Eucalyptus (Globulus) and 3 drops of Lavender with 1 tablespoon of Jojoba oil and 1/2 cup of Epsom salts. Stir together and add to a full bath for a relaxing muscle soak.
UPLIFT: Add to a personal inhaler and inhale as needed: 5 drops of Eucalyptus (Globulus), 5 drops of Rosemary and 5 drops of Peppermint.
INHALATION: Add the following to a 5 ml amber glass bottle: 40 drops of Eucalyptus (Globulus), 35 drops of Tea Tree, 15 drops of Peppermint and 10 drops of Fir Balsam, then shake to mix well. Add to the bowl 2 drops of the essential oil mixture. Place your head over a bowl of steamy water, covering your head and bowl with a towel to keep the steam in. Inhale through your nose, with eyes closed; breathe in the vapors for several minutes. Or add Eucalyptus Globulus to your Thera Lux Nebulizing Diffuser and diffuse for 30-60 minutes.
OILY SKIN: Add to a 2 ounce bottle: 3 drops of Eucalyptus (Globulus), 2 drops of Orange, 2 drops of Geranium, 3 drops of Lavender (Bulgarian or French) and 2 ounces of witch hazel. Shake well before every use. Apply to a cotton ball and wipe across oily areas of the face as needed. (1% dilution)
CLEANING SPRAY: To an 8 ounce spray bottle add: 25 drops of Eucalyptus (Globulus), 40 drops of Lemon and 30 drops of Tea Tree, then fill with water. Shake well before each use.
INSECT POTPOURRI: Place 2 cups of dried flowers or potpourri in a decorative bowl. Sprinkle: 10-15 drops of Eucalyptus (Globulus) over the dried flowers. Place in an area where you want to ward off pests.
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