EUCALYPTUS!! (or as the Native Australian's call it - "Eucalypt")by Melissa Farris, founder of Veriditas Botanicals.
The Eucalyptus genus makes up about two thirds of the plant life in Australia and contains over 600 species about 8 of those have been used to create essential oils. Veriditas Botancials is proud to offer 100% Pure Organic Eucalyptus globulus, radiata and citridora essential oils from Australia (see descriptions below). Eucalyptus is famous for its 4000 years of use by the aborigines for colds, flu, bronchitis and more. Millions of people from all counties have experienced the healing powers of eucalyptus making it one of the most popular and useful essential oils.
Eucalyptus citriodora (Lemon Eucalyptus) has a fresh strong citronella scent, showing its high content of Citral. (see chemistry chart below) High in this strong aldyhde, it makes a powerful anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, insect repellant which is soothing and calming. Combine Eucalyptus citriodora, helichrysum and ginger essential oils in a carrier oil for a powerful anti-inflammatory massage oil. Please do not use Eucalyptus citriodora directly on the skin as it causes burning and irritation.
Note: These statements have not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease.