This invigorating and lively oil has been used for centuries to support natural respiration and help clear congestion. It has stimulating, cleansing qualities that have useful application on the body, and also makes a great domestic cleaner.
Eucalyptus has antibacterial, anti-viral and antiseptic properties, as well as a deep penetrating aroma, to help clear the respiratory tract and promote easy breathing.
To help clear congestion of the throat and chest, add 20 drops to 1/4 teaspoon of massage cream or carrier oil and apply three times a day around the throat, back and chest. Especially beneficial at night-time to encourage sleep without coughing.
- Fabric Softener
Add 5 drops of Eucalyptus oil to your wool hand wash and your jumpers will come out soft and smelling fresh. Or add 10 drops to the rinse cycle in your washing machine and all your clothes will feel softer. Use as required.
- Muscle Tonic
Acts on tight and tense muscles. Use as required.