Escentia Products- Eucalyptus Oil
Eucalyptus Pure Essential Oil (Eucalyptus smithii) can be used in a burner, or for massaging in a carrier oil. Versatile eucalyptus oil can be used as an insect repellent and may be effective for anything from headlice to mosquitoes, fleas or flies. It soothes achy muscles and joints. Use eucalyptus oil to soothe the symptoms of upper respiratory infections, including blocked nose, sinusitis, headache, coughs, sneezing and sore throats. Warning: Eucalyptus oil should never be taken by mouth or swallowed.
Dilute 5 drops of essential oil per 10 ml carrier oil. Use as a massage oil or bath oil. Add 5 -10 drops of essential oil to your bath water or to a tub of hot water for steam inhalation.
A note of caution
Do not take it internally. Do not use undiluted on the skin. Keep out of reach of children and away from the eyes. Do not use it during pregnancy or if you are breastfeeding. Always dilute before use (see Directions).
Some individuals may experience irritation and/or allergic reactions when applying diluted essential oils to the skin. Perform a skin test before using any diluted essential oils on your skin.