Australian Eucalyptus (Blue Mallee) Pure Essential Oil
Australian Eucalyptus (Blue Mallee) Pure Essential Oil

Australian Eucalyptus (Blue Mallee) Pure Essential Oil

ECO. Modern Essentials

Regular price $15.00 Sale

Botanical nameEucalyptus polybractea  
Source: Australia

Blue Mallee Eucalyptus has a warm and clearing aroma, reminiscent of a soothing day spa. The familiar camphorous scent of eucalyptus is medicinal and clearing to the mind. Well-known for its healing effects on the respiratory system eucalyptus is an antiseptic, expectorant and helps reduce fever.  Classically used for the treatment of colds, influenza, throat infections and bronchitis.  A powerful disinfector, eucalyptus may be used in a diffuser to purify the air and prevent the spread of airborne pathogens. Eucalyptus can also used to treat muscular aches and pains.  

Key benefits:
- Antiseptic properties
- Can help treat respiratory issues
- May help with muscle aches and pains
- Insect repellent

Massage:  In a blend, Eucalyptus should be no more than 20% of the essential oil content, e.g in 10 drops of essential oil only 2 drops should be eucalyptus

Bath:  Add 2 to 3 drops, in a dispersant such as oil, to the bath.

Hand or foot bath: add 2 drops of essential oil to a bowl of water. For inflammation consider using cold/room temperature water. For aches and tight muscles use warm/hot water

Steam treatment (face and respiratory system):  Add 2 drops of essential oil to a bowl of steaming hot water. Use caution due to risk of burns or scalding.

Compress:  To a bowl of water add 2 drops of essential oil. For treating inflammation or to cool down use cold to room temperature water, for aching tight muscles use warm to hot water. Soak a face washer in the water, wring out excess moisture and apply washer to the affected area, repeat two or three times as the compress cools down or warms up.

Cleaning:
- Add 8 drops to the washing machine before commencing cycle.
- 1 to 2 drops neat on a cleaning cloth for surface spot cleaning.
- Add 10 drops in 500ml/16.9fl.oz of water in a spray bottle for a surface disinfectant.

Blends well with: basil, cedarwood, citronella, frankincense, ginger, pine, peppermint, rosemary, spearmint, tea tree.

Considerations: Not for use on or near the face in children under 10 years old, may affect breathing and the nervous system. Use during pregnancy with caution.