Eucalyptus Essential Oil has a cooling and deodorizing effect on the body, helping with fevers and any need for cooling down. For the respiratory tract, it helps with coughs, asthma, throat infections, sinusitis and catarrh. It soothes inflammation and eases mucus, clearing the head from the stuffiness of colds and hay fever.
It is amazing to help clear sneezing and blocked sinuses due to a cold. It is very useful for boosting the immune system.
Eucalyptus Essential Oil is useful as a warming oil when used for muscular aches and pains, rheumatoid arthritis, sprains and poor circulation.
For skin care, it can be used for burns, blisters, cuts, wounds, skin infections and insect bites.
Eucalyptus Essential Oil should be used with care and people with high blood pressure and epilepsy should avoid it. Excessive use of this oil may cause headaches and it should not be used with young children.