Botanical Name:Eucalyptus globulus
Ingredients: Organic eucalyptus oil (100% pure). Eucalyptus oil remains a favorite among aroma therapists and casual users alike, based on its strong, woody aroma. Popular in many vapor rubs, it emits an essence of cleanliness when diffused for aromatherapy. Eucalyptus has a fresh, invigorating & energizing scent.
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled from leaves and small branches.
Eucalyptus Globulus is also known as Blue Gum. It’s an evergreen tree commonly found in Australia, which grows from 30 to 55m tall with long narrow bluish-green leaves and white-yellow flowers. Eucalyptus leaves are the favourite food of Koalas, and have been used as traditional medicine by the aboriginal peoples of Australia.
IMMUNE STIMULATING TO KILL PATHOGENS
2013 study showed that inhalation of eucalyptus oil was effective in decreasing patient's pain and blood pressure following total knee replacement.
2010 study shows eucalyptus is an antimicrobial substance with immune-stimulatory, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, analgesic, and spasmolytic effects. It stumulted immune activity. Application by either vapor inhalation or oral route provides benefit for both purulent and non-purulent respiratory problems, such as bronchitis, asthma, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/20359267
"Eucalyptus globulus is able to implement the innate cell-mediated immune response, provide scientific support for an additional use of this plant extract, besides those concerning its known antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties." https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2374764/
Eucalyptus is effective against Escherichia coli (E. coli) and Staphylococcus aureus (S. aureus). The efficacy of leaf oil of E. globulus against these microorganisms may provide a scientific ground for the application of the herb in the prevention and treatment of bacterial infections caused by various pathogenic bacteria such as Staphylococcus aureus and Escherichia coli, which have developed resistance to antibiotics." https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3609378/
Eucalyptus is anti-fungal https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/8893526
Suggested Use: Inhale. For all other uses, carefully dilute with a carrier oil such as jojoba, grapeseed, olive, or almond oil prior to use.
Applied topically (diluted), it is often used to support the respiratory system and to soothe muscles after exercise.
*it is an oil that is recommended topically for people over 6 tears of age. diffusing prior is considered safe at proper dilution - especially after age 3.
Perfect for use in your Diffuser!
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(patch test before using; avoid eyes; not intended to treat or cure any illness)