The Benefits of Eucalyptus
The name Eucalyptus originates from the Greek words eu-, which means well, and kaluptos, meaning "well-covered." Inhaling the invigorating vapors of eucalyptus oil has been a respiratory remedy for centuries. Its potent antimicrobial properties have secured eucalyptus essential oil a spot on the ingredient list for many over the counter medicinal and skincare products. It’s oil also is used for cleaning, as an industrial solvent, as an antiseptic, for deodorizing, and food supplements. Eucalyptus essential oil has the ability to inhibit viruses and bacteria that cause fever, flu and sinus infections. These benefits make eucalyptus a natural choice for a healthy skincare regimen.
- Eucalyptus essential oils penetrate sluggish thinking by sharpening the senses and alerting the mind leading to increased mental clarity
- Eucalyptus inhibits viruses and bacteria that cause fever, flu and sinus infections
- Eucalyptus oil has the ability to relieve cough, improve seasonal allergies and fight infections