Volatile oil obtained by the steam distillation of the fresh leaves of Eucalyptus tree. Harsh, camphoraceous odour, with woody-scent undertone. Useful in chilly, winter weather. Helps to clear pathways during a cold. Insect and lice repellent. Used in skin fresheners diluted to 5%. Useful mixed with carriers used as a chest rub and to vapourise. The healing and antiseptic properties of eucalyptus have been known to the Australian aborigines for thousands of years. Properties Antiseptic, stimulating, clearing, muscle rub. DILUTE TO 5% OR LESS IN A CARRIER OIL BEFORE SKIN APPLICATION. KEEP OUT OF EYES. DO NOT SWALLOW.