Eucalyptus essential oil is obtained from the leaves of evergreen Eucalyptus tree by the process of steam distillation. It has a fresh, therapeutic, robust and wooden aroma. The benefits of Eucalyptus oil are widely distributed. None of the essential oils is as effective and has as diverse uses as Eucalyptus does. The plentiful benefits of the oil have captivated the attention of people all around the world.
Eucalyptus essential oil in treating respiratory problems:
Eucalyptus essential oil is a tremendous healing agent for all your respiratory ailments. It exhibits antibacterial, antifungal and antiviral properties. It helps curing asthma, cough and cold, running nose, bronchitis and sore throat. Gargling with Eucalyptus oil instantly affects sore throats. Eucalyptus oil is also a decongestant which is the reason of it being the most important ingredient in medicines. Being an anti-inflammatory agent, Eucalyptus oil helps in getting relief from asthma.
Treating wounds with Eucalyptus oil:
Eucalyptus oil also possesses antiseptic properties due to bactericidal qualities. It helps in treating wounds, burns, cuts, ulcers and sores. It can be used as an effective balm for insect bites.
Say no to dental infections with Eucalyptus oil
Dental problems are very irritating. Not having to eat your favorite sweets is not less than any punishment. However you do not have to bear this punishment anymore. Get a bottle of Eucalyptus oil to your house and save huge sum of money you pay at dental clinics. Eucalyptus oil is effective in treating dental plaque and cavities.
A boon for diabetic people
Eucalyptus oil increases the blood circulation and helps in controlling blood sugar. The narrowing of blood vessels can be eased by massaging this oil.
Eucalyptus oil- the fever oil
Eucalyptus tree has been traditionally called Fever tree. In the olden times, its leaves were used to bathe the person suffering from fever. These days, leaves of the eucalyptus tree are processed, oil extracted and used for treating fever effectively.
Eucalyptus oil is found to have numerous health benefits. Though its use in aromatherapy was limited earlier, but with its growing demand, it’s being used in the blend of different oils for aromatherapy as well.