Lemon Eucalyptus has a light and refreshing aroma with citrusy notes similar to citronella. This type of eucalyptus is less aggressive than that other types of eucalyptus trees, yet it has same ability to help fight o cold or flu particularly when used in inhalation or diffused.
Eucalyptus citriodora is known to repel insects and specially mosquitoes similar to the citronella due to its high concentration of the component citronellal and it is often used in insect repellent applications.
Lemon Eucalyptus has a stimulating effect on the mind helping to improve focus and concentration. It also supports respiratory health by soothing the respiratory tracts, coughs and other related illnesses. Some of the other properties include anti-fungal, antibacterial, strengthens immune system, relieves pain and inflammation and supports digestive health and it is deodorizing helping to get rid of bad odors.
Steam distilled from the leaves of the Eucalyptus citriodora grown in South Africa.
May cause skin irritation. Always dilute, specially if you have sensitive skin. Avoid using if you have high blood pressure or epilepsy. Pregnant or nursing use with caution. Excessive use may cause headaches.