Eucalyptus Oil Benefits & Uses

April 18, 2022

What is Eucalyptus Oil?

Eucalyptus oil is distilled from the leaves of Eucalyptus trees in Australia, Tasmania, and other nearby islands. Also known as the “Blue Gum Tree,” the Eucalyptus tree is one of the largest trees in the world.
This plant dominates the Australian landscape, making up more than 75% of their tree population. There are more than 700 types of Eucalyptus trees, most of which reside in Australia. The most common species of Eucalyptus is Eucalyptus Globulus.
The oval-shaped trees of the Eucalyptus tree are steam-distilled to release Eucalyptus essential oil. This powerful, stimulating fragrance is one of Australia’s oldest natural remedies and has been used therapeutically for centuries. It is cherished for its numerous cleansing, purifying, and immune-boosting properties.

What is Eucalyptus Oil Used For?

Eucalyptus essential aroma oils can be incorporated in a wide variety of health treatments and wellness routines. Eucalyptus oil is commonly used to help combat common diseases and respiratory conditions such as asthma. Eucalyptus may also be applied to the skin to help relieve any irritations.
Many people add Eucalyptus to a diffuser or humidifier for respiratory relief. The natural scent of Eucalyptus is an excellent addition to any steam room, sauna, or enhanced bathing environment. 

Health Benefits of Eucalyptus Essential Oils

There is no denying the extensive benefits of Eucalyptus oils. This well-known expectorant has been used for centuries to help relieve muscles, reduce stress, and enhance relaxation. Simply smelling its minty, bracing scent can help open your sinuses and enhance your relaxation.
Eucalyptus oil is cherished for its ability stimulate and strengthen the immune system. Research also suggests that Eucalyptus oil can significantly help reduce joint pains and relieve muscle pain. It can also help people recover from injury. Eucalyptus can also impact your overall well-being by reducing mental fatigue and rejuvenating the mind and body with a feeling of instant relaxation.
Numerous studies have shown that Eucalyptus is an extremely powerful analgesic, analgesic, antiviral, antibacterial, antifungal, antioxidant, and antiseptic.

Eucalyptus Shower & Steam Shower Benefits

Eucalyptus is commonly used in showers and steam showers to enhance the therapeutic properties of each bathing session. This fragrance combines with heat and steam to envelop the senses and create a dynamic aromatherapy experience.
Its relaxing scent makes it the perfect fragrance to enjoy after a strenuous workout. It is no surprise that Eucalyptus is extremely popular in health clubs, day spas, and wellness centers!

Eucalyptus Oils for Your Bathing Environment

We carry the nation's largest selection of Eucalyptus pure essential oils and Eucalyptus blends in our 60,000 square-foot bathing distribution center. These aroma oils help you transform your steam room, sauna, or shower into a relaxing retreat from daily stresses and tensions. Each aroma oil have their own unique health benefits and therapeutic properties.
For help finding the perfect fragrance for your bathing space, call: (800) 707-2862.