Top 10 Eucalyptus Essential Oil Uses and Benefits

Aboriginal Australians have used eucalyptus since time immemorial for wound healing, fever reduction fungal infection killing and more. 100% organic essential eucalyptus oil has  a wide range of health benefits:

1. Relieve Sinus Congestion

Add 2-4 drops of 100% organic eucalyptus oil to a diffuser or a pot of hot water and inhale the steam. (Close your eyes).

2. Reduce Coughing

In addition to steaming and diffusing, try rubbing an ointment containing eucalyptus oil on the chest to loosen coughs.

3. Ease Sore Joints and Muscles

Make a pain-relief rub in a base of coconut oil, beeswax and 5 drops each of camphor, peppermint and eucalyptus essential oils for a cream that helps relieve inflammation and pain.

4. Clean the House

Mix a few drops of eucalyptus essential oil with Castile soap to make powerful, safe anti-microbial household cleanser that smells great.

5. Soothe Tired, Achy Feet

Add 3-5 drops of eucalyptus oil to a foot bath for a truly soothing foot soak.

6. Invigorate Your Shower

Add 2 to 5 drops of eucalyptus essential oil to your shower to wake up and clear congested breathing and thinking.

7. Rinse Your Mouth

Add a couple of drops of eucalyptus essential oil to your homemade mouth rinse to banish germs.

8. Bolster Your Immune System

Diffuse eucalyptus oil around your home during cold and flu season.

9. Repel Bugs

Mix a few drops each of eucalyptus, citronella, peppermint, rosemary and lemongrass essential oils in a base of witch hazel to create an all-natural, bug-repelling spray.

10. Melt Stress and Anxietyessential eucalyptus oil

Diffuse eucalyptus oil in your office to help you maintain relaxed focus and energy while staving off anxiety and stress.


NOTE: Do not take eucalyptus essential oil orally. Pregnant women and children under the age of 2 should not use eucalyptus oil.

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