Latin: Eucalyptus citriodora
Plant Part: Leaves
Note/Element: Note: Top/Element:Metal
Functional Groups: Aldehyde, Alcohol, Ester
Type: Refreshing, Calming
Ayurvedic Dosha: Vata, Kapha
Scent: Lemony, sweet, fresh woody hint
For Skin Type: Oily
Cautions: Not during Pregnancy or breast-feeding. Never take internally.
Physical Uses: Colds, flu, fever, cough, muscle & join pain, athlete’s foot, vaginitis, poor circulation, sinusitis and cold sores
Mental/Emotional Uses: Use at nigh as alternative to stimulating Eucalyptus globulus
Other Uses: Insect repellent,deer tick bites
Blends Well With: Fruit, leaf, seed, spice
Possible Substitutions: Eucalyptus staigeriana, Lemon, Lemongrass, citronella
Katherine Graf:Aroma Studio:Aromatherapy Home Study Certification Foundation Level, 2001-2012.