Eucalyptus, Radiata Essential Oil Main Constituents: 1,8-Cineole: 69.15% Terpineol: 10.10%
Botanical Name: Eucalyptus radiata
Plant Part: Woods and Leaves Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Origin: South Africa
Description: Eucalyptus Radiata is commonly known as “narrow-leaved Peppermint. The young trees have oval bluish-green leaves while the mature trees develop long, narrow, yellowish leaves, creamy-white flowers and a smooth, pale grey bark.
Color: Clear to pale yellow liquid.
Aromatic Scent: Eucalyptus Radiata Essential Oil has a crisp, clean, camphoraceous aroma with back notes of citrus/floral.
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends well with: Basil, Cajeput, Cedarwood, Citronella, Ginger,Lavender, Lemon, Myrtle, Frankincense, Spearmint and Tea Tree.
Common Uses: Eucalyptus Essential Oil has been used on all sorts of skin ailments such as burns, blisters, wounds, insect bites, lice, and skin infections. It contains a high percentage of Cineol, also known as Eucalyptol, which has strong antiseptic properties, thus it was popularly used to relieve colds and congestion. Eucalyptus Radiata is preferred over Eucalyptus Globulus because it is less harsh, more pleasant to inhale, and less likely to irritate the skin. It has also been used on sore muscles and joints as well as an antiseptic.
History: Eucalyptus Essential Oil has long been used in homes in Australia. In Spain, the timber of Eucalyptus was used in construction.
Cautions: Eucalyptus Oil should be used in dilution, and be avoided during pregnancy. It is considered toxic if taken internally, non-irritant and non-sensitive. Avoid if you have high blood pressure or epilepsy.
Please note, the International Federation of Aromatherapists do not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. In addition, Essential Oils must be properly diluted before use in order to avoid any damages to property or adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm).
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CERTIFICATE OF ANALYSIS ESSENTIAL7 Lot No.: 11240-A13,B13 Best Before: June, 2018 Store in air tight containers; in a cool dry area; away from direct sunlight. Properties Specifications Results Appearance: Clear, colorless to pale yellow liquid @ 20°C Complies Odor: Characteristic eucalyptol odor. Complies Solubility: Soluble in alcohol and oils. Insoluble in water. Complies Specific Gravity: 0.906- 0.926 @ 20°C 0.917 Optical Rotation: 0.0‚- +10 @ 20°C +1.3 Refractive Index: 1.458 -1.470 @ 20°C 1.464 1,8 Cineole 60- 90% 69.15%