Botanical Name: Eucalyptus citriodora
Plant Part: Leaves
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: Thin consistency, colorless to pale yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: It has a characteristic citronella-like pleasant odor of Eucalyptus with fresh, lemony top notes and balsamic floral base notes. The top notes have medium strength.
Blends With: Basil, Cajeput, Cedarwood, Citronella, Ginger, Lavender, Lemon, Myrtle, Frankincense, Spearmint and Tea Tree.
Product Abstract: The lemon-scented Eucalyptus tree, the botanical from which this oil is obtained, gets its name from the Latin term “citriodorus,” which means “lemon-scented.” Among its common uses, it has proven its ability to work effectively as an air freshener.
Cautions: Avoid if you have high blood pressure or epilepsy. For external use only, this is considered toxic if taken internally. Dilute before use; may cause skin irritation in some individuals, so a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes. Avoid during pregnancy.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.