Product ID: 8401510043
Origin: Eucalyptus citriodora, China
100% pure, premium-grade, wildcrafted essential oil of
Eucalyptus citriodora, extracted by steam distillation of the leaves and twigs
Uses: Also known as Lemon Eucalyptus, this variety is a highly effective natural insect repellent excellent for use in place of products containing deet. Often preferred over citronella oil due to its citronellal and citronellol content. Historically used in sachets and cupboards to repel moths, cockroaches and silverfish; used in India to repel mosquitoes. An excellent aid for insect bites and lice.
Of great benefit as an air purifier and freshener when diffused; excellent in musty or humid areas, particularly where mold is a problem.
A potent antifungal, antiviral, and antibacterial oil. Helpful aid for respiratory conditions and infectious diseases such as asthma, laryngitis, chickenpox, colds, fever, sore throat, Staphylococcus aureus. Effective against fungal infections (including athlete?s foot, Candida); beneficial to skin and scalp problems such as burns, blisters, wounds, herpes, and dandruff.
Aroma: Fresh, sweet, lemony, citronella-like; soft wood undertone
Properties: Analgesic, antibiotic, antifungal, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antiviral, bactericidal, calmative, deodorant, expectorant, fungicidal, hypotensive, insecticidal, vulnerary
Applications: Do not use internally. Diffuse; use in misting spray to repel insects. Blend with Message Oil and massage into back or chest. Add to shampoo or lotion. Apply neat to soles of the feet.
Responsible Cautions: Not for internal use; safe for external use when used in moderation. Can be very sedating in small quantities. Not recommended for use during pregnancy. Do not use within 2 hours of homeopathic treatments, as it may neutralize them.
Price: $16.95 (10 ml)