Health Benefits of Eucalyptus

The pure essential oil of eucalyptus is obtained from the leaves as well as the branches of the eucalyptus tree. This oil is extremely popular all over the world for its exceptional medicinal benefits.

The oil is really beneficial for the sports person in the improving of the performances, recovering from the injuries speedily as well as in lessening the chances of the injury.

Eucalyptol is the main therapeutic ingredient of the essential oil. The essential oil has strong germicidal as well as disinfectant properties and helps to relieve the exhaustion as well as the mental sluggishness. Find out how this essential oil provides different health benefits.

Cough suppression: Make a compress with the eucalyptus oil and slowly massage it into the chest. This act not only helps to suppress the cough of the person that has been associated with the cold but also helps the person to deal with nasal congestion. This essential oil is also known to be a good remedy for respiratory problems.

For the well being: Most of the essential oils cannot be applied directly on to the skin but eucalyptus is one of the few oils that can be applied directly to the skin. Apply some eucalyptus oil and massage it to the pulse as well as the pressure points of the body. It acts as disinfectants and prevents the germs from attacking the body of the person.

Eucalyptus honey: The germicidal properties of the eucalyptus honey are extremely beneficial as a good antiseptic. The honey is used for the healing of ulcers, wounds, cuts, sores, burns, abrasions, insect bites and stings.

Eucalyptus honey is also extremely beneficial for the persons who are suffering from rheumatism, stiff muscles, lumbago, sprained ligaments and tendons, nerve pain as well as fibrosis.

Purifying sick room: Eucalyptus oil is exceptionally beneficial in the purification of the sick room due to its disinfecting properties. All that one needs to do is to diffuse some oil into the air and the germicidal properties help to kill the germs that are present in the air giving rise to a clean room with a clean air.

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