Lemon Eucalyptus oil
100% pure Lemon Eucalyptus Oil (Eucalyptus Citriodora)
Lemon Eucalyptus oil is used mainly as a natural mosquito repellent. It is used for preventing mosquito and tick bites; Great to combine with geranium and fennel for this matter. Other uses are for treating muscle spasms, toenail fungus (onychomycosis), and osteoarthritis and other joint pain. It is also an ingredient in chest rubs used to relieve congestion.
Baths: add 5-8 drops to bath
Massages: add 2-3 drops of essential oils to 15ml (1 tablespoonful) of carrier oil
Vaporisation: add 2-4 drops of essential oils to a burner.
Scent: sweet, lemony, and fresh, with a woody hint.
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled from the leaves.
Country of Origin: India
Colour: Pale yellow.
Caution: Use only diluted, external use only.
Natural mosquito repellent recipe:
3 drops Lemon Eucalyptus oil
3 drops Geranium oil
3 drops fennel oil
10ml Sweet almond oil
Shake well and you are ready to go.
The thing is you must re-apply every 30-45 min. because the essential oil will evaporate in that time.
If you don’t like the idea and prefer the mosquitos dead here’s what you can do:
(I tried only the first method but the second may work too.
100% pure, best value therapeutic grade essential oil suitable for use by therapists and in making cosmetics, candles and soaps as well as for use in the home e.g. in oils burners, diffusers, saunas, adding to the bath etc.
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External use only.
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