Essential oils are known for their relaxingly affect people such that they help induce sleep while also aiding the body to fight seasonal issues like colds and coughs. That is the main reason they become a part in many home remedies over the past years. Hence, one such essential oil is eucalyptus. Separated from eucalyptus leaves, the oil is known to be anti-inflammatory in nature.
Here we have described how one can use eucalyptus oil for various purposes.
Uses of Eucalyptus Essential oil
The essential oils extracted from eucalyptus leaves are known for its anti-inflammatory properties. Natural antioxidants are also present in the plant.
*The eucalyptus oil can be rubbed gently on the skin to relieve pain in the joints and muscles.
*In a warm water glass, add two ml of eucalyptus oil, a pinch of rock salt, and turmeric powder. Gargle with this solution for sore throat, tonsillitis and etc.
*Sometimes, an enema is given with eucalyptus oil to treat patients suffering from intestinal woes.
*When the leaves of eucalyptus are powdered and burnt, its smoke is exposed to wounds to relieve pus and pain.
*Inhalation of steam of eucalyptus oil is great with nasal congestion and cold.