How do you use Young Living Eucalyptus globulus?

How do you use Young Living Eucalyptus globulus?

Diffuse or inhale Eucalyptus Globulus directly for a refreshing breathing experience. Apply it to the upper back, chest, or under the nose for its stimulating and rejuvenating aroma. Dilute with V-6™ Vegetable Oil Complex and massage it into tired muscles following physical activity.

Can you ingest Young Living eucalyptus oil?

Can Eucalyptus Radiata essential oil be ingested? A. Eucalyptus Radiata is labeled for topical and aromatic use and is not intended for internal consumption. Be sure to always follow individual label instructions for Young Living products.

What is eucalyptus young living oil used for?

Eucalyptus Globulus has an earthy, fresh aroma and is used in many skin care products for its cleansing properties. Applied topically, it is often used to soothe muscles after exercise. In Aromatherapy can be used topically: to help relieve joint or muscle pain associated with sprains, strains & rheumatoid arthritis.

Is Eucalyptus globulus safe for toddlers?

While Eucalyptus globulus is safe for adults, it should not be used on children under the age of 2. Contact your pediatrician before using eucalyptus to ease respiratory symptoms.

What is the difference between eucalyptus radiata and globulus?

radiata is sometimes said to be “gentler” than E. globulus. It does have a little less 1,8-cineole and has a pleasanter, softer odor, but the difference in terms of safety is almost negligible. Both oils are of course wonderful to use in respiratory infections.

Can you ingest Eucalyptus globulus?

When taken by mouth: People often consume eucalyptus as a flavoring in small amounts in foods. It’s possibly safe to take eucalyptol, a chemical that is found in eucalyptus oil, daily for up to 12 weeks. But it is unsafe to take pure eucalyptus oil by mouth.

Can I diffuse eucalyptus around my baby?

In general, diffusing essential oils into the air is safer than using them on the skin. (But even then, it can be irritating to some. Never diffuse them in classrooms or in public spaces.) Don’t diffuse essential oils around infants under 6 months old.

Why is eucalyptus not safe for babies?

Ingestion of 3 to 5 mL of pure eucalyptus oil has caused transient coma and even seizures (1). The toxic effects of eucalyptus oil alone include a burning sensation in the mouth and throat, spontaneous vomiting, respiratory difficulty and CNS depression progressing to seizures.

Why is eucalyptus toxic to humans?

The same properties that make eucalyptus such a powerful antiseptic and insecticide also make it a potential irritant for those with sensitive skin. Eucalyptus oil is a sensitizing ingredient and can cause rashes or allergic reactions. Ingesting large amounts of eucalyptus extract can also be risky.