Eucalyptus Oil

Latin: Eucalyptus globulus, Eucalyptus radiata, Eucalyptus dives, Eucalyptus citriodora

Function

  • muscle pain
  • headache
  • decongestant
  • insect repellant
  • helps colds and flu

Properties

  • expectorant
  • anti-viral
  • anti-bacterial
  • antiseptic
  • astringent
  • sedative

Eucalyptus globulus is the most prevalent while radiata has stronger anti-viral and expectorant properties.  Eucalyptus dives can be used on the skin and citriodora is calming and soothing.