Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Essential Oil
Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Essential Oil (Eucalyptus polybractea) from Australia is Therapeutic Quality.
Native to Australia, the Blue mallee (Eucalyptus polybractea) is a much smaller relative of its eucalyptus cousins. This many-trunked tree has smooth bark and narrow gray-green leaves. It is from the tree’s fresh leaves that Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Essential Oil is obtained via steam distillation.
Our cultivated Therapeutic Quality Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Essential Oil is colorless to pale yellow with a sharp, fresh, somewhat medicinal odor. Aromatically, this oil blends well with lavender, lemon, pine, rosemary, and thyme.
Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Essential Oil has properties which include analgesic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antifungal, antineuralgic, antiseptic (pulmonary), antispasmodic, antitussive, antiviral, balsamic, decongestant (pulmonary), depurative, expectorant, immunomodulator, febrifuge, mucolytic, pulmonary, rheumatic, rubefacient, stimulant (respiratory), tonic, and vulnerary.
Primarily used for respiratory and musculoskeletal complaints, Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Essential Oil has also been used for skin problems such as abscesses, acne, boils, burns, blisters, cuts and other wounds, herpes simplex, insect bites and stings, skin infections, and for necrotic ulcers.
Among the respiratory issues it has been used for are asthma (by properly trained medical professionals only), bronchitis, colds and flu, sinus and chest congestion, sinus infection, sore throat, and laryngitis.
As an analgesic, it has been used for a variety of musculoskeletal complaints such as arthritis and rheumatism, muscle stiffness, aches, and pains, plantar fasciitis, and sprains.
For complaints of the nervous system and for emotional support, Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Essential Oil has been used for adrenal fatigue, neuralgia, headaches and migraines, and to free those who feel stagnant or constricted emotionally.
Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Essential Oil has also been used for poor circulation, lymphatic congestion, and to strengthen the immune system in cases of chronic stress or after prolonged bouts of colds, flu, bronchitis, and pneumonia.
CAUTION: When used externally and in correct dilution, Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Essential Oil is generally non-toxic and non-irritant for adults. It should not be used with children, especially around their nose or face. Large amounts of eucalyptus oils may be unpleasantly stimulating or interfere with sleep.
Mallee gets its name from the Australian Aborigines, as it has long been used by them as a medicine.
Many spiritually-minded aromatherapists believe that Eucalyptus Blue Mallee Essential Oil can actually enhance psychic abilities.
- Do not take essential oils internally.
- Do not apply to eyes, sensitive areas or mucous membranes.
- Do not apply undiluted to skin (for directions on proper dilution, refer to an aromatherapy text).
- The information on this website is not intended to be used in the diagnosis, treatment or mitigation of any physical or mental illness. Essential oils are not drugs and are not appropriate for treatment of illnesses.
- Pregnant women, nursing mothers and children should not use essential oils without first consulting an appropriately trained healthcare practitioner.
- The statements on this website have not been evaluated by the FDA.