Eucalyptus, Lemon Oil
Eucalyptus, lemon oil has been regarded as a good insect repellant (especially for cockroaches and silverfish), during the last century. The wood is good for construction where strength and flexibility is needed. Examples are flooring, shovel and pick handles, ship building, bridge construction and carriage bottoms.
Twelve Apostles, Tasman Sea, New South Wales, United Kingdom, Australia
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Botanical Name - Eucalyptus citriodora
Common Method Of Extraction - Steam distilled
Parts Used - Leaves and twigs
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Aroma - Strong, fresh, citronella-like, sweet balsamic undertone
Largest Producing Countries - Australia, Brazil, and China
Traditional Use - This oil is used as a fragrance component (in place of E.globulus) in soaps, detergents and perfumes. It’s also used in room sprays and insect repellants.
Properties - Antibiotic, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antiviral, bactericidal, calmative, deodorant, expectorant, fungicidal, insecticide, pectoral, and vulnerary.
Benefits - Arthritis, asthma, athlete’s foot and other fungal infections, bacterial skin infections, candida, chest infections, chickenpox, colds, cuts, cystitis, dandruff, fevers, herpes, infectious disease, insect repellent, laryngitis, measles, rheumatism, scabs, sore throat, sores, and wounds.
Blends Well With - Basil, black pepper, cedarwood, clary sage, clove, cypress, other eucalyptus oils, frankincense, geranium, ginger, juniper, lavender, marjoram, orange, peppermint, pine, ravensara, rosemary, sage, tea tree, thyme linalool, vetiver, and ylang ylang.
Safety Data –
isn’t compatible with homeopathic treatment. It’s non-toxic and non-irritant. It possibly causes sensitization in some individuals. This oil’s use while pregnant is not recommended.
Iguacu Falls, Parana, Brazil
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