Lemon Eucalyptus – Essential Oil
Lemon Eucalyptus has a fresh, lemon, medicinal aroma. It is a good addition to inhalation and room spray formulations that are intended to help combat cold and flu symptoms and germs due to its antibacterial and antiviral properties as well as minor first aid treatment for cuts, infections, fungal infections, bacterial infections and chickenpox. For hair, it can be added to shampoo formulations to assist with dandruff.
Latin: Eucalyptus Citriodora
Aroma: Fresh, citrus-y, medicinal
Note Classification: Middle
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Parts Used: Leaves
Blends well with: Basil, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Myrrh, Peppermint, Petitgrain, Pine, Rosemary, Sweet Marjoram, Sweet Orange, Tea Tree, Thyme, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang
Cautions: Never use essential oils undiluted or in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children and pets. If applying an essential oil to the skin, always dilute and perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body.
This information is for educational purposes only. It has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.