Education
Products Button
Essential Oil Usage
Health Issues

Eucalyptus Globulus  
Eucalyptus Globulus

Price:

:
Qty:


Email Friend


(Eucalyptus globulus)

Eucalyptus Globulus has a high percentage of eucalyptol, which makes is a powerful antimicrobial agent.

Plant Origin: Corsica
Method: Steam distilled from leaves; unrectified
Cultivation: Unsprayed (grown organically but not certified)
Key Constituents:
1,8 Cineole (Eucalyptol) 66.10%
alpha-Pinene 14.73%
Limonene 3.01%
trans-Pinocarveol 2.64%
Aromadendrene 2.21%
para-Cymene 1.87%
Pinocarvone 1.02%

Eucalyptus Globulus is very similar to Eucalyptus Radiata; they only differ in minor components. Eu.radiata is often preferred for children over the common E.globulus because it is more gentle.

Properties and Usage:

Eucalyptus Globulus is an expectorant, mycolytic, is antimicrobial, antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral and anti-aging.

It is useful for respiratory and sinus infections, is a decongestant, is helpful for rheumatism, arthritis, joint and muscle pain.

A study on the effectiveness of Eucalyptus Globulus against dust mites done at the University of Sydney in Australia by Dr. Tovey used Eucalyptus Globulus essential oil when washing wool, sheets or linens. The study indicated that wool washed with a mixture of detergent and eucalyptus oil actually eliminated up to 95% of the dust mites in the wool. The study, published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, concludes that the method is effective, simple, inexpensive and eliminates the need for very hot water.

Application Suggestions (Click here if unfamiliar with Essential Oil Usage):
Topical: Dilute and apply on area of concern, bottoms of feet or as desired.

Inhalation: Diffuse (undiluted)

Internal: Eucalyptus Globulus is suitable for internal use within safe parameters. We feel that internal use is rarely *needed* and should only be used with respect for how concentrated the oils are. Robert Tisserand, aromatherapist and author of Essential Oil Safety says: "Roughly, eucalyptus oil is fatal to humans taken orally at 1ml per age." Click here for more information about internal usage.

Testimony
1. Eucalyptus Globulus helps with my asthma. I rub it on my chest area nightly and haven't had to use my rescue inhaler since I started a month ago. - Grace H.


Heritage Essential Oil blend with Eucalyptus Globulus:
Respiratory Relief


Safety:
The Globulus variety is not recommended for infants and small children. Robert Tisserand, aromatherapist and author of Essential Oil Safety says: "Roughly, eucalyptus oil is fatal to humans taken orally at 1ml per age." Avoid eye contact. In case of accidental contact, put a few drops of any pure vegetable oil in the eye. Water will not adequately dilute the oil. We’ve never known this to cause permanent injury or long-term discomfort, but if you feel concerned, please call your doctor if necessary.


The choice of the process used in application of Heritage Essential Oils' products is the sole responsibility of the user.

Information and statements regarding Heritage Essential Oils' products have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any health condition or disease.

We do not make any therapeutic claims for any Dietary Supplements in accordance with the Dietary Supplement Health and Education Act and FDA regulations.

Heritage Essential Oils and any of its directors, employees, representatives or those involved in blending and bottling the oils will not be liable for damages arising out of or in connection with the use of their products. This is a comprehensive limitation of liability that applies to all damages of any kind, including (without limitation) compensatory, direct, indirect or consequential damages, income or profit and claims of third parties. We disclaim any liability if the user uses or prescribes any remedy or essential oil, natural or otherwise, for him/herself or another. Please consult a licensed healthcare professional should a need be indicated.