Smells so good!

Smells so good!

Smells so good!

Known for its refreshing aroma, eucalyptus oil is one of the main traditional home remedies used extensively for its amazing medicinal properties. Used as a pharmaceutical, antiseptic, repellent and flavouring agent, eucalyptus oil is made of more than 100 difKnown for its refreshing aroma, eucalyptus oil is one of the main traditional home remedies used extensively for its amazing medicinal properties. Used as a pharmaceutical, antiseptic, repellent and flavouring agent, eucalyptus oil is made of more than 100 different compounds. It is known to be beneficial for your skin, hair and body.ferent compounds. It is known to be beneficial for your skin, hair and body.

Let’s take a look at some of its many wonderful effects:

The oil works as an expectorant and when mixed with other carrier oils, it helps cleanse the body of toxins and harmful microorganisms.

The diluted form of eucalyptus oil can be taken orally for relief from pain and inflammation, respiratory infections, coughs, colds, asthma, bronchitis and sinus.

It works as an antiseptic on wounds, burns and mouth ulcers.

Eucalyptus oil is also popularly used as fragrance in perfumes and cosmetics. It can be found in mouthwashes, ointments, toothpastes, cough drops and lozenges, too.

It is commonly mixed with other oils to aid easier absorption for your skin. This supports the process of moisturisation and also acts as a natural sunscreen.

It acts as an antibiotic on pathogenic bacteria. This is also known to exhibit antibacterial activity against tooth-decay-causing bacteria.

Eucalyptus oil creates a cooling and refreshing effect on the mind. It acts as a stimulant and helps eradicate exhaustion, mental sluggishness and rejuvenates the spirit.

If added with coconut or olive oil, eucalyptus oil helps get rid of dandruff and itchy scalp. Also, it can be used as a natural remedy for lice, instead of chemical treatments.

At home, it can be very effective in removing unpleasant odours. You can mix it with lemon oil or tea tree oil to make your own  anti-stink spray.

Eucalyptus oil is also effective in removing spots on the carpet, clothes and basically every fabric in the house.

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