Eucalyptus - 10 ml
Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus radiata)
This oil is antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, analgesic, expectorant, antiviral, disinfectant, astringent, cooling, deodorant and diuretic. It’s especially good for the lungs and sinuses and it’s good to breathe it in if the nose is congested. It’s good as a massage oil for sore muscles and joints and extremely good for any kind of infection, both internally and externally.
Active ingredients: E.g. Alpha Pinene, Beta Pinene, Eucalyptol, Limonene, Epiglobulol, Piperiton and Globulol.
Attention: Can cause skin irritation if used in excess.
Essential oils are 75 – 100 times stronger than tea.
Essential oils are good for home use as stimulants or relaxants for the nervous system and they can be used in many ways.
Bath: Put 5 – 10 drops of pure essential oil into bathwater.
Inhalation: Put 3 – 6 drops in a bowl of hot water, put a towel over your head and breathe deeply in the steam for 5 – 10 minutes. You can also put one drop in your palm and inhale deeply, the chemicals in the oils go straight to your brain and have an immediate effect.
Perfume: Some oils are suitable to use as perfume.