Eucalyptus is on of the most popular essential oils as it's inexpensive, easy to use and very effective. Eucalyptus leaves have a naturally sweet aroma but, through proper distillation, the essential oil becomes brisk and camporaceous.
Aura Cacia Eucalyptus Essential Oil typically comes from a village in the Yunnan mountain area of southern China. It was planted in China to reforest the area nearly 100 years ago. Distillers use the small pieces of wood on which the leaves are attached to supply the heat necessary to create the steam for distillation.
- Eucalyptus essential oil is dominated by console, which gives it a fresh, herbaceous smell. The console content can be as high as 80%, so the oil can be quite strong.
- The aroma of eucalyptus can dominate a blend so it's often used alone but it can combine well with frankincense, peppermint, and rosemary, and conifer essential oils.
- Eucalyptus essential oil is generally considered a top note.
- Origin: China
- Pure Eucalyptus Essential Oil