All About Blue Gum Oil

Blue gum (Eucalyptus globulus) is the strongest and most common form of medicinal eucalyptus. Usually, before use, this oil is rectified (redistilled) due to one component – isovaleraldehyde, which can cause a strong cough reflex. 

It is a beautiful large evergreen tree that grows to 300 feet. Young trees have oblong blue-green leaves, while mature trees develop long, narrow, yellowish leaves, creamy white flowers, and light gray smooth bark that is often covered with a white powder. It is a good option to buy blue gum oil at

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Eucalyptus globulus has expectorant, expectorant, antimicrobial, antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral and anti-aging properties. Studies show that this eucalyptus is a strong antimicrobial agent. Globulus oil is useful for respiratory tract and sinus infections as well as decongestants. 

It is useful for burns, abrasions, cuts, herpes, insect bites, insect repellent, lice, skin infections and wounds. Good for improving blood circulation and muscles and joints in muscle pain, poor blood circulation, rheumatoid arthritis, sprains and rheumatism. 

It is also useful in cystitis, colds, epidemics, flu and measles. Its main effect is expectorant. E. globulus can be diluted into 1 part essential oil in 1 part oil mixture or used neatly on the body. 

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