Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Eucalyptus Radiata Essential Oil of Eucalyptus Radiate is extracted from fresh leaves or end stems over a year old. 100 kg of plant will yield 1.5-2.5 litres of oil over a 2-3 hr. distillation time. There are 31 molecules, of which 14 make up 98.7% of the EO. Interestingly, this tree has very deep roots in order to reach the water table, avoiding mosquito larvae and disease carrying insects. The essence production is linked to the cosmic process of light through the leaves, and represent the lungs. It's therapeutic properties are as follows:Anti-infectious: anti-bacterial, anti-viral; Anti-catarrh, expectorant, mucolyptic; Immune modulant; Energizing. This essential oil is effective in assisting with the following indications: Otitis, sinusitis, bronchitis, coughing; Colds and flu; Chronic fatigue, lack of energy, mono; Skin conditions: infectious acne, dermatosis; Vaginitis, endometriosis. Caution is advised for those with asthma pending the content of the molecule cineole. Essential oils are to be used under the direction of a qualified health practitioner or certified Aromatherapist. Not to be used by pregnant or nursing mothers, or children under 2 years of age.