Product Name: Eucalyptus Citriodora (Org.) EO
Botanical Name: Eucalyptus citriodora
Country of Origin: Madagascar
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
General Description: Eucalyptus Citriodora is a tall tree with smooth, pale, mottled bark and lemon-scented leaves. It is native to Australia and has been introduced to other tropical regions such as Madagascar. The essential oil is steam distilled from the leaves and twigs of the tree.
Common Uses: Eucalyptus Citriodora essential oil is commonly used for its fresh, lemony scent and is often used in natural perfumery. It is also popular in aromatherapy for its refreshing and uplifting properties. Eucalyptus Citriodora is said to have antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties and is often used in natural cleaning products.
Characteristics: Eucalyptus Citriodora essential oil has a pale yellow color and a fresh, lemony, slightly woody aroma.
Blends well with: Lemon, Lavender, Rosemary, Peppermint, Tea Tree, Cedarwood, and other Eucalyptus essential oils.
Cautions: Eucalyptus Citriodora essential oil is generally considered safe for use in aromatherapy, but should be diluted before use on the skin. It may cause skin irritation in some individuals and should be avoided during pregnancy. As with all essential oils, it should be kept out of reach of children.
Spiritual: Eucalyptus Citriodora is believed to have cleansing properties and is often used in spiritual practices to clear negative energy.
History: The indigenous people of Australia have been using eucalyptus for its medicinal properties for centuries. The essential oil gained popularity in Europe in the 19th century and has since been widely used in aromatherapy and natural health products.
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