Eucalyptus (Narrow Leaf) Essential Oil

Distillation Method:
Steam
Country of Origin:
Australia
Plant Part:
Leaf
Latin Name:
Eucalyptus radiata
Cultivation:
Certified Organic

About the Oil: Eucalyptus radiata may be the Eucalyptus with the most broadly therapeutic action and has a wonderful bright aroma.

Grouped product items
Product Name Qty
10mL
$10.30
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30mL
$20.35
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60mL
$33.58
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120mL
$59.31
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240mL
$109.26
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Sample
$2.00
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Drops per ml

Blending Tips

57

Chemical Families

Oxides
83.92%
Monoterpenols
12.45%
Monoterpenes
3.62%

Primary Constituents

eucalyptol
83.92%
alpha terpineol
10.42%
4-terpineol
1.83%
alpha pinene
1.75%
beta myrcene
1.33%
Description

ABOUT THE PLANT

A relatively smaller variety of this evergreen species, the 'narrow leaf peppermint' Eucalyptus is native to Southwestern Australia and reaches a maximum height of only 50 meters.

ABOUT THE OIL

The 'Narrow Leaf' or Eucalyptus radiata variety's wonderful aroma and low price help make it the number one, all-purpose, Eucalyptus oil variety.

Suggested Use

IMMUNE SYSTEM

  • neutralizes microbes

RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

  • neutralizes airborne microbes
  • quells coughs
  • aids in the expulsion of mucous
  • stimulates the bronchi
  • relaxes cramping

SKIN CARE

  • repels insects
  • deodorizes

ENERGETICS

  • Eucalyptus is classified as a tonic of the lung Qi and is used to enhance the breathing function, promoting the uptake of oxygen by the red blood cells.

SUBTLE AROMATHERAPY

  • Eucalyptus may be used at a subtle level to cleanse any place where there has been conflict or where negative energies are felt. It is also described as a fragrance of newness and renewal.
Application

INHALATION

  • direct inhalation, diffuser, oil vaporizer, humidifier, steam inhalation
  • It is used for bronchial conditions – it helps fight infection and is antimicrobial. Its high amount of cineole gives Eucalyptus radiata its anti-inflammatory action which can reduce joint and muscle soreness.

TOPICAL

  • massage, compress, bath, liniment, skincare
  • Create a diluted spray (see the article link) for use on your body.
Aromatherapy Details

This oil is cooling with fresh, bright citrus-like top notes, a camphoraceous middle note and slightly sweet, cedar-like undertones.

For accurately measuring oils, see our Drops per mL page.

Narrow Leaf Eucalyptus oil blends well with: Geranium Oil, Lavender Oil, Lemongrass Oil, Melissa Oil, Sandalwood Oil and Thyme Oil.

Safety

Always test a small amount of essential oil first for sensitivity or allergic reaction.

If pregnant or under a doctor's care, consult your physician. Do not take internally.