The Ideal Eucalyptus Oil is a natural antiseptic with antifungal, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, and antibacterial properties, making it highly effective in treating wounds, minor cuts, acne, boils, insect bites and skin infections. Eucalyptus Essential Oil is a purifying, cleansing, clarifying, and immune-boosting oil that is ideal for use on skin, in aromatherapy, and as a surface cleaning agent and a fabric freshener. It is used in aromatherapy, the cooling scent of Eucalyptus Essential Oil is known to relieve mental exhaustion by boosting circulation to the brain, thereby stimulating the mind out of sluggishness, and rejuvenating the spirit. Those suffering from sinus congestion can diffuse Eucalyptus Essential Oil in the bedroom throughout the night to clear nasal passages and to eliminate harmful airborne bacteria that contribute to the feeling of being unwell.
How to use
For relief from congestion, mix a few drops in a steaming bowl of hot water and lean over it to inhale the aromatic vapors with a towel draped over the head and bowl for a few minutes. The eyes should be closed to prevent irritation. It has traditionally been used to relieve the discomforts associated with fatigue, headaches, colds, sinusitis, mucous congestion, muscle aches and pains, and asthma.
As per NAHA guidelines, New Directions Aromatics (NDA) does not recommend the ingestion of essential oils. Pregnant and nursing women are particularly cautioned to avoid using the essential oil without medical guidance.