Origin: a Latin derivative
meaning "Gift of the Earth."
Eucalyptus trees are tall, evergreen trees that grow up to 15 meters in height and are sometimes referred to as Gum Trees. Eucalyptus oil offers many topical and aromatic benefits. The main chemical components of Eucalyptus radiata are eucalyptol and alpha-terpineol, making it an ideal oil to promote feelings of clear breathing and open airways, and for creating a soothing massage experience. Eucalyptus has purifying properties that can be beneficial for the skin and the air. Studies have shown that Eucalyptus is effective in helping lessen tension. Due to its cleansing properties, Eucalyptus can be found in mouth rinses to freshen breath and promote oral health.
Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.