Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Essential Oil
- 100% Essential Oil
- Eucalyptus polybractea
- Steam Distilled from woods and leaves
Description: Blue Mallee has a wide variety of household uses. It can be used in vaporizers to help clear nasal passages, massage oils for aches and pains, and can be an active ingredient in cough lozenges, inhalation sprays, mouthwash, toothpaste, balm and ointment and soap, as well as disinfectants. The Blue Mallee, or Blue-Leaved Mallee, is a deeply rooted perennial tree in the Mallee regions of Victoria and NSW. The bark is smooth and fibrous near the trunk base. Leaves are disjunct and linear to narrow-lanceolate. Juvenile leaves are glaucous and adult leaves gray-green. Eucalyptus leaves are the favourite food of Koalas, and have been used as traditional medicine by the aboriginal peoples of Australia. Having the highest cineol and eucalyptol among the Eucalyptus, it continues to be used as a highly popular Essential Oil throughout the world today.
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, clear, colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A top note with a strong aroma, Eucalyptus Blue Mallee has a fresh, camphoraceous aroma.
Blends With: Basil, Cajeput, Cedarwood, Citronelle, Lavender, Lemon, Myrtle, Spearmint, Tea Tree.
Common Uses: Antiseptic, antibacterial, antitussive, expectorant, antibrochitic, respiratory anti-inflammatory, anticattarh, CNS-stimulant
Cautions: Avoid if you have high blood pressure or epilepsy. For external use only, this is considered toxic if taken internally. Dilute before use; may cause skin irritation in some individuals, so a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes.
This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. Never use undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping) be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.