Eucalyptus Radiata essential oil (Eucalyptus radiata) has a crisp, clean and refreshing scent with sweet hints of menthol and herbs. Our Eucalyptus radiata essential oil is steam distilled from the leaves of eucalyptus trees in Australia. It is part of our Herbal category and is a thin, clear oil.
Latin name: Eucalyptus radiata
Method: Steam distilled
Primary Compounds: 1,8-Cineole, Alpha-Terpineol, Limonene, Alpha-Pinene
Eucalyptus essential oil is reported to be analgesic, antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, antispasmodic, a decongestant and an expectorant.
Eucalyptus is one of the staple infection fighting and immune support oils. Eucalyptus radiata is safe for children over the age of 6 months. It’s ability to help open air passageways and fight bacterial and viral infections like the common cold and flu make it principal part of any oil collection.
Primary uses for our Eucalyptus Radiata essential oil include cleaning, respiratory and immune support and repelling mosquitoes.
Mind: helps invigorate and refresh; may aid concentration and fight mental fatigue
Heal: may relieve pain; helps ease aches and soreness in muscles and joints,helps calm skin irritations; helps fight against and prevent infection in damaged skin
Wellness: may kill and inhibit growth of bacteria, fungi and viruses; helps support and stimulate immune system; fights respiratory infections; helps loosen and expel mucus in clogged airways and ease coughs
Clean: useful cleaner and air freshener
Other: used as insect repellant
These statements are not evaluated by the FDA. Verdant EOs and products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.
Aromatically: diffusion or direct inhalation (most beneficial when inhaled)
Topically: dilute 3-5% with carrier oil; for children 6 months - 5 yrs: dilute .5% - 1%
Blends well with: Bergamot, Clove Bud, Cedarwood, Frankincense, Geranium, Grapefruit, Ginger, Lavender, Lemon, Orange, Rosemary, Tea Tree, Thyme
Shelf life: 2 years when stored properly
Storage: Minimize exposure to light, air and heat to get the full benefit and life out of your oil. Store your oil tightly sealed and in cardboard tube between 59 and 71° F.
- If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication or have a medical condition, consult your physician before using essential oils.
- Consult your physician before use with children or if pregnant or breastfeeding.
- Do not put near eyes or on sensitive skin areas
- Always test diluted oil on a small area of skin before topical use.
- Always dilute to 1% or less (1 drop per 1 tsp/5ml carrier oil) any oil applied topically for children under the age of 5