The oil of this native Australian variety of eucalyptus is extracted by steam distilling dried twigs and leaves of the tree. Lemon eucalyptus oil can be identified by its combined aroma of fresh lemon and camphory woody eucalyptus.
Lemon eucalyptus essential oil is one of the most powerful natural insect-repellent, and is also known for its anti-inflammatory and decongestant properties.
How to use
Lemon Eucalyptus Oil has powerful bug repellent properties. Its is the perfect oil for making your DIY insect repellent.
Add a drop of this oil on your child's mosquito patch to extend the life of that patch by another few days.
This oil is often used as in ingredient in natural soaps and shampoos for its fresh tangy aroma.
Add a few drops in your foot soak, to relax at the end of the day.