Eucalyptus- Globulus essential oil is layered with refreshing properties. It has a minty, vibrant and refreshing aroma that is a common ingredient in cold care products, chest salves and inhalants. It is cooling, invigorating and soothing.
Distilled from the leaves of the tree, Eucalyptus essential oil has a fresh, penetrating aroma and is a common ingredient in salves and chest rubs. Purifying, invigorating and cooling, it has been found in these and other such products for over 100 years.
There are more than 700 different species of Eucalyptus trees and over 500 produce a specific type of essential oil. The tall evergreen trees produce bluish oval leaves and the bark is often covered in a soft white powder.
The essential oil is extracted from the leaves through steam distillation. EG's Eucalyptus- Globulus is derived from the “Blue Gum” Eucalyptus native to Australia and is especially pure, potent and alive.
Not sure which Eucalyptus is right for you? Check out our blog on the differences here!
**Euro droppers are not included with 4 oz bottles**
Botanical Name: Eucalyptus globulus
Method: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: Leaves
Blends Well With: Coriander, and other spices
Aroma: Camphorous, medicinal, fresh, clean, and bright
Safety: If pregnant, nursing or under a doctor’s care, consult physician. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use undiluted on skin. Keep out of reach of children. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions. Do not use internally, unless directed by a licensed Aromatherapist or physician. Do not apply to or near the face of infants or children.
Adult Max Dilution: 20%
Shelf Life: 2-3 Years
Apply Topically: Our Single Essential Oils and Synergy Blends are 100% pure and undiluted. To apply to the skin, dilute with a high-quality Carrier Oil. See our dilution chart here. We recommend performing a skin patch test when using a new essential oil topically.
Diffuse & Inhale: Breathe in your favorite essential oils using an essential oil diffuser or personal pocket inhaler. For instructions on how to use your diffuser, please refer to the diffuser's product page.
DIYs: Explore simple and fun recipes on The Drop, our essential oil blog with expert tips, EO news, and informative reads.
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. (1.7% 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 3/4 distilled water and 1/4 grain alcohol. 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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