Eucalyptus Globulus

Latin Name: Eucalyptus globulus

Aroma: Fresh, camphourus

Plant Part Used: Leaves

Method of Extraction: Steam distilled

Countries of Origin: Australia, China, Spain

Approximate Shelf Life: 4 years

Note: Top

Therapeutic Uses: Destructive to bacteria, breaks up mucus,  inhibits the growth of viruses, anti-inflamatory

Emotional/ Energetic Qualities: Uplifting, clears the mind

Safety Concerns: Do not use on children under the age of 10 due to the high 1,8 cineole (can cause breathing issues), use caution if you have asthma.

Recipe Blend

Keep your Sickness to Your Self-

If you are around people that are sick put a few drops of Eucalyptus globulus on a cotton ball and keep it on your desk.  You can also keep the cotton ball in a baggie and sniff it a few times through out the day.

 

References: Tisserand & Young Essential Oil Safety, 2nd Edition Churchill Livingstone Elsevier. Edinburg 2014

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