Lemon Ironback (Eucalyptus Staigeriana) ~ 5ml
- Source: Australia Botanical name: Eucalyptus staigeriana Distillation: Steam distilled Note: Artisan distilled from leaves of trees A very soft and rounded aroma, unlike most eucalyptuses. It is not as sharp as Eucalyptus citriodora. It has been used as a flavorant for “lemon cordial”, the Australian equivalent of lemonade. It makes a lovely tea or drink that is very high in anti-oxidants. An extremely gentle eucalyptus, this one aids in regaining the will to make changes, and the will to live, especially when one has given up. It is an excellent oil for applying to the solar plexus and heart for this purpose; or it can be diffused and inhaled. It has anti-infectious and antiviral properties. Lemon ironbark helps open breathing passages and expel mucus and congestion. It relieves coughs related to flu and colds, and can relieve body aches and pain from viral attack when applied to the spine as a hot compress. It is an exceptionally fine aromatic to add to blends for pain relief, as it blends well with many other oils. It is also great for a massage oil, to help with pain relief and muscular tension. Use as a bath oil for assisting the regeneration process. Use as a spinal compress for viruses and flu. Use as a compress or massage oil for pain relief, especially muscle and body pain.