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Botanical name: Eucalyptus staigeriana
Plant part: wood and leaves
Extraction method: steam distilled
Description: Also known as lemon ironbark or lemon-scented ironbark.
Colour: clear to pale yellow
Common uses: Eucalyptus staigeriana oil is a anti-infectious, antiviral, antiseptic, and anti-inflammatory oil. It can also be used to help relieve sore joints and muscles and is gentle enough to be used on sensitive skin.
Strength of aroma: soft lemongrass
Blends well with: basil, cajeput, cedarwood, citronella, frankincense, ginger, lavender, lemon, myrtle, spearmint and teatree.
Aromatic scent: Eucalyptus staigeriana essential oil has a very fresh and fruity, lemon-citrusy scent.
History: Eucalyptus essential oil has traditionally been used for relief from sinus issues and to ward off cold and flu symptoms.
Cautions: Eucalyptus oil should be diluted and should not be taken internally or used during pregnancy. It should also be avoided by sufferers of high blood pressure or epilepsy.
Important note: The information provided is for educational purposes only. It is not considered complete and is not guaranteed to be accurate.
General safety information: Do not take any oils internally. Do not apply undiluted essential oils, absolutes, CO2s or other concentrated essences onto the skin. If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. Use extreme caution when using oils with children and give children only the gentlest oils at extremely low doses. It is safest to consult a qualified aromatherapy practitioner before using oils with children. A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an oil that you've never used before.
Everyday, super simple uses for essential oils
Essential oils are used to fragrance soap (2%-3%), balms (0.5%), skin creams and butters (0.5%).