Latin name: Eucalyptus Globulus
Country of origin: Australia
Part of the plant: Leaves
Obtained by: Steam distilled
Main biochemical components*: 1,8 cineole, pinene, globulol
Properties: Decongestant, expectorant, analgesic, antibacterial, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antiviral, anti-inflammatory.
Physical uses: Respiratory congestion, colds, flu, sinusitis, bronchitis, sore throats, infections (viral, bacterial, fungal), fevers, muscle aches, stiff joints, poor circulation, headaches, immune support.
Skin care uses: Minor skin infections (viral, bacterial, fungal), insect bites, cold sores, devitalized skin condition.
Psychological uses: Mental fatigue, mental fog.
Subtle uses: Clears energy blocks. Inspires.
Notes: Avoid Eucalyptus, Globulus with high blood pressure. Avoid during pregnancy and nursing.
*Chemical components: Chemical component percentages may vary. Nirvana offers a Certificate of Analysis for review.
Methods of Use
The Methods of Use are general guidelines. Individual sensitivities, desired results, and the characteristics of the essential oil(s) used must all be considered. Adjust methods and proportions accordingly.
For external use only. Always dilute before use. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid eyes and other sensitive areas. Keep away from direct flame – essential oils are flammable. If pregnant or nursing, consult a physician before using essential oils. Store at room temperature and avoid direct sunlight.
Aromatherapy: The use of natural, aromatic substances, known as essential oils, to enhance the well-being of body, mind, and spirit. (This statement has not been evaluated by the FDA. No information provided is intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.)