Eucalyptus Essential Oil- Eucalyptus globulus
Eucalyptus Globulus Essential Oil from Australia is steam distilled from the tree’s fresh leaves.
The Blue Gum Eucalyptus tree is one of the tallest trees in the world. It can grow as tall as 300′.
This thin, clear to pale yellow essential oil has a distinctive, camphoraceous odor that is sharp and fresh. Aromatically, it may overpower floral aromas but blends well with essential oils such as lemon, thyme, rosemary, lavender, pine, and other conifers.
It has been used for many years for people with respiratory issues and muscular pain.
All essential oils high in 1,8 Cineole should not be used on or near the faces of babies as it can cause central nervous system symptoms and respiratory depression in babies and children under 10 years of age.
Otherwise, Eucalyptus essential oil is generally non-toxic and non-irritating. It should only be used externally. Do not take internally.
Acute poisoning with Eucalyptus essential oil can cause death in as little as 15 minutes. Do not take internally!
Please take a moment to read the safety guidelines for using essential oils.
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