Â· Eucalyptus globulus essential oil has antibacterial, antifungal, anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and antiviral properties. It also helps relieve respiratory problems, headaches, and muscle aches.
Is it safe to use?
Eucalyptus essential oils are generally considered safe when used topically as an aromatherapy treatment. However, there are some precautions you should take before using eucalyptus essential oil internally. First, do not ingest more than 1 drop per day. Second, avoid taking eucalyptus oil internally during pregnancy. Third, avoid using eucalyptol (the main component of eucalyptus) with other medications unless directed by a doctor.