I love the minty smell of eucalyptus the beautiful aroma filling the air of every room in my house, I love , love Eucalyptus its an such an amazing plant!! Let's talk Eucalyptus.....
What is it?
Eucalyptus is a genus of over seven hundred species of flowering trees, shrubs or mallees in the myrtle family, Myrtaceae commonly known as eucalypts.
What are the Health Benefits?
Eucalyptus has many health benefits, eucalyptus helps ease symptoms due to respiratory infections.
1. Arthritis- due to its anti- inflammatory properties.
2. Congestion or a stuffy nose
3. Wounds and burns
5. Cold sores
6. Bladder disease
7. Diabetes - helps lower blood sugar
8. Helps to lower fever
How Do I Use It?
Eucalyptus oil- Eucalyptus can be used as an essential oil. Using eucalyptus as an oil helps control coughing, relive asthma, joint/muscle reliever, and a dental anti-microbial.
Eucalyptus tea- Eucalyptus can be consumed as a tea. The most important of all eucalyptus tea benefits is its ability to help speed up the treatment of cold, flus and sore throats. ... This herbal tea may treat all sorts of respiratory ailments such as laryngitis, bronchitis, emphysema and other infections.
Eucalyptus Supplement: Eucalyptus can be taken as a herbal supplement daily to help fight colds and respiratory issues and eases coughs.