Eucalyptus Radiata Organic Essential Oil
Active Ingredient: 1, 8-Cineole: 71.30%
Botanical Name: Eucalyptus radiata
Plant Part: Woods and Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Description: Eucalyptus Radiata is commonly known as “narrow-leaved Peppermint”. The young trees have oval bluish-green leaves while the mature trees develop long, narrow, yellowish leaves, creamy-white flowers and a smooth, pale grey bark.
Color: Clear to pale yellow liquid.
Aromatic Scent: Organic Eucalyptus Radiata Essential Oil has a crisp, clean, camphoraceous aroma with back notes of citrus/floral.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Basil, Cajeput, Cedarwood, Citronella, Ginger, Lavender, Lemon, Myrtle, Frankincense, Spearmint, and Tea Tree.
Common Uses: Eucalyptus Essential Oil has been used on all sorts of skin ailments such as burns, blisters, wounds, insect bites, lice, and skin infections. It has also been used to combat the effects of colds and flu. There is also a history of Eucalyptus essential oil being applied to sore muscles and joints, and with its high content of Cineol, or Eucalyptol, has been popular in products which relieve colds and congestion.
History: Eucalyptus Essential Oil has long been used in homes in Australia. In Spain, the timber of Eucalyptus was used in construction.