The aromatherapy essential oil Eucalyptus is derived from the plant Eucalyptus globulus,a large tree with pointed, blue-green leaves that are very aromatic. Both the eucalyptus leaves and stems are used to produce the essential oil through steam distillation. Eucalyptus essential oil is camphor-like, somewhat sweet, and pine-like.
Eucalyptus essential oil is said to have an expansive effect that can be both calming and invigorating. An expectorant essential oil of choice, know also to relieve cramps and promote wound healing. Try combining it with Lavender to increase sweetness.