Eucalyptus Oil (Eucalyptus Citriodora)
Source: South Africa
Organically crafted and steam distilled from the leaves of Eucalyptus Citriodora tree growing wild in South Africa.
Emotional/energetic qualities: Cools and calms. Cleanses the mind, body, and spirit.
Therapeutic Properties: anti-inflammatory, antibacterial, antifungal, antimicrobial, antispasmodic, sedative
Aroma: camphoraceous, fresh, and lemony
Main component: Eucalyptus Citriodora has a high content of citronellal (even higher than Citronella Essential Oil) which is an effective bug repellant.
Safety data: if oxidized, it may cause irritation or sensitization. Citronellal can be a moderate skin allergen if used above 3% dilution (Tisserand)