Lemon Eucalyptus is an antiseptic oil that is widely recognised for its beneficial influence on the respiratory tract. Mentally and physically stimulating which makes it ideal to help fatigue related conditions. This lemon-scented version of the plant is an attractive alternative to the standard Eucalyptus.
Source: Eucalyptus citriodora is grown in China.
Extraction: Lemon Eucalyptus is steam distilled from the leaves and twigs of the tall evergreen tree Eucalyptus citriodora.
Aroma: Lemon Eucalyptus essential oil has a strong, fresh, citronella-like scent with a sweet balsamic undertone.
Uses: Massage, baths, vaporisation, and may be added to base emollients.
Blends well with: Basil, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Clove, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Juniper, Lavender, Marjoram, Orange, Peppermint, Pine, Ravensara, Rosemary, Tea Tree, Thyme, Vetiver, Ylang Ylang
Caution: Always dilute Lemon Eucalyptus essential oil to less than 5% before application to the skin.