Eucalyptus Staigeriana Essential Oil
How to use?
4-5 drops in bath, on tissue or in a vaporiser. 15 drops in 50ml carrier.
WARNING – do not apply undiluted or internally. Keep away from children and eyes. Store in cool, dark place.
|Distillation of the leaves
|An elegant tree with grey-green lemon-scented leaves that grow longer and less round with age. The oil is distilled from the leaf.
|The almost clear to pale yellow oil has a sweet aroma of ‘acid-drop’ sweets, being lemony and fresh with a slight hint of green aroma.
|This particular eucalyptus is relatively new to the aromatherapy world and only has documentation of use for the last few years that is distinct form the other eucalyptus trees.
Blends well with
|Other eucalyptus oils, lavender, lemon, rosemary and juniper essential oils
Cautions and comments
|There are no known contra-indications. Of all the eucalyptus family, E. staigeriana appears to have the most profound effect on the emotional level. It is uplifting, anti-depressive and has been used extensively in the treatment of ME.
Main chemical constituents
|Aldehydes 25%, esters 12%.