14 Ways to Benefit from Eucalyptus Essential Oil
Eucalyptus essential oil is an essential oil with high oxygen content and has a very significant effect on purifying the air, cleaning the respiratory system and the immune system. The use of Eucalyptus essential oil is similar to other single essential oils. Aromatherapy, massage and bathing are common ways to use. For the improvement in the respiratory system, steam inhalation method is also a good choice. It will be beneficial no matter you are at home or work place. If you feel that you care someone, give this oil to express his/her position in your heart.
Key benefits: Kill bacteria and Purify air
Eucalyptus EO is very fresh, a bit of mint-like cool, with a hint of camphor. It has no sweet fragrance of other floral essential oils. For those who are new to essential oils, they may not like it. But the effect of Eucalyptus EO purifying the air is really good!
2 Typical Ways to Use:
The common method of using Eucalyptus essential oil is to use on a diffuser or nebulizer, which can relax the mood, refresh and purify mind, help us maintain vitality, and treat the common sneezing, hay fever, flu, respiratory problems, headache and promote concentration, can also be used as an insect repellent.
Prepare a spray bottle, add 20 drops of Eucalyptus EO in 50ml of purified water, shake it evenly and spray in the air. The components such as water celery in eucalyptus oil will contact with oxygen in the air to produce ozone. Eliminate bacterial detoxification, purify the air, and effectively prevent cross-infection between family members.
14 practical applications of Eucalyptus essential oils:
- Relieve upper respiratory tract infections
Add 3-5 drops of Eucalyptus into a cup of boiling water, take a deep breath for 2-3 minutes, can relieve colds and upper respiratory tract infections, sore throat.
2. Cure nasal congestion and runny nose:
Add 2 drops of Eucalyptus on a handkerchief or paper towel, use it to cover mouth and nose and take deep breath, can quickly relieve the symptoms of nasal congestion, runny and other discomfort.
3. Rapid relief of fever:
Add 3-5 drops of Eucalyptus into a cup of boiling water, take a deep breath, and at the same time can drop 3-5 drops of Eucalyptus in bath. Use 3 drops of eucalyptus in your palm, massage the neck, back, underarms can relief fever. If it is a child under 2 years old, 3 drops in the hot water basin, rub neck and back with towel, rub the soles of the feet until become hot.
4. Air purifier mask:
Drip 2 drops of Eucalyptus on the mask and wear it. It has the effect of purifying the air for the foggy weather or the dusty space.
5 Car purification:
Drip 3-5 drops of eucalyptus on a cotton pad or paper towel, placed in the car. Or use on a car nebuliser.
6. Repair pores:
Add 2 drops of eucalyptus + 1 drop of lavender into10 ml of carrier oil, apply proper amount after cleansing, massage until absorbed, can solve the problem of pore blockage and cure acne.
7. Relaxing massage:
Add 5 drops of eucalyptus + 5 drops of lavender into 20ml of carrier oil, partial or whole body massage to relax muscles and relieve fatigue and pain.
8. Household cleaning:
Add 3 drops of eucalyptus + 3 drops of tea tree in water, wipe the furniture with a rag or mop the floor to deworm, sterilize and anti-virus.
9. Remove grease:
Drip 3 drops of Eucalyptus on the oily part of the clothes, then wash with water. It can easily remove the oil stains.
10. Remove smoke and odor:
Add Eucalyptus 20 drops + 80ml of pure water, shake well in a spray bottle, sprayed in the air, can purify the air, remove smoke and odor.
11. Treat rheumatoid arthritis:
Add 5 drops of Eucalyptus + 2 drops of tea tree + 5 drops of lavender into 10 ml of Carrier oil, massage the affected area 3 times a day.
12. Eliminate fatigue:
Drip 4 drops of Eucalyptus + 3 drops of Lavender into bathtub/wood barrel when bath. At this time, the aroma of the essential oil is slowly released into the air while soaking in the bath. Pore is open and the muscles can be completely relaxed to eliminate fatigue. After bath, skin leaves a faint wild aroma, which is relax and comfortable, and can disinfect the skin, eliminate negative energy on body and increase immunity.
13. Relieve nasal congestion and headache:
Drop 5-8 drops of Eucalyptus in hot water, cover the head and water basin with a towel, and inhale the steam with eucalyptus aroma for 5-10 minutes to treat colds, stuffy noses and headache.
A similar effect can be obtained by dropping 2-3 drops of Eucalyptus essential oil into a handkerchief or paper towel and inhale the Eucalyptus oil directly from the cotton sheet.
Use on a nebuliser or diffuser. 8 hours a day aromatherapy can help with improving angina, respiratory system, diabetes, rheumatism, lowering blood sugar, treating and preventing lung diseases (such as bronchitis, tuberculosis), diuresis, anti-infection, removing blood impurities and improving Aging skin.