Eucalyptus globulus has a strong earthy, camphor scent which is less cooling and refreshing then the Eucalyptus radiata. It is used to help decongest and detoxify, it is anti-bacterial and anti-viral. This eucalyptus has some keytones with-in its diverse chemistry. Ketones can be toxic and irritating compounds in essential oils thus Eucalyptus globulus should not be used daily over a long period of time and is not a good choice for pregnancy, children and the elderly. This essential oil is used in the Sinus Congestion oil.
- Information by Melissa Farris, founder of Veriditas Botanicals