Properties and usage:
An antiseptic, respiratory decongestant, cleanser of diaphragm, sudorific, energy booster, oxygenating. Increases urine..
Effects on the organisme:
Eucalyptus is a powerful antiseptic, particularly effective for treating anthrax, boils and skin ulcers. It is administered in weak dosage only. It dilates the capillaries for a better circulation, which helps a great deal in migraines.
It is antiseptic and excellent for wounds. It is mixed with olive oil or vitamin E, then applied.
One teaspoon of eucalyptus oil in a cup of lukewarm water is a very powerful insecticide.
Its biggest benefit is when used as a decongestant of the respiratory tract. It can be applied externally over the sinuses to alleviate the congestion and the head ache.
A few drops of eucalyptus oil on the pillow before going to sleep relieve the sinuses during the night. This is true for both children and adulst.
A few drops on the tongue stop nausea.
Principal constituents: essential oil, flavonoides, tanins, resine.