Eucalyptus Radiata Essential Oil
Eucalyptus Radiata (Organic)
Origin: South Africa
GENERAL: Native to Tasmania and Australia, oil is also produced in South Africa.
Herbal/folk tradition: The aborigines used the burning leaves in the form of fumigation for the relief of fever; 'heat went out of sick man and into fire'.
Characteristic: colourless or pale yellow mobile liquid with a fresh, camphoraceous, spicy minty odour.
Skincare: cuts, sores, ulcers etc.
circulation muscle and joints: arthritis, muscular aches and pains, rheumatism, sport injuries, sprains
Respiratory: asthma, bronchitis, catarrh, coughs, throat and mouth infections
Immune system: colds , fevers, flu, infection illness like measles
Nervos system: Headaches, nervous exhaustion, neuralgia, sciatica.
Other uses: Little used medicianally these days except in deodorants, disinfectants, mouthwashes, gargles and veterinary practice.