The best health benefits of eucalyptus include its ability to boost respiratory health, strengthen the immune system, protect skin health, ease stress and anxiety, lower blood sugar, eliminate inflammation, and fight against bacterial infections.
Make Linen Sachets:
Just like cedar sachets, eucalyptus sachets provide a nice smell and keep away bugs. Here are some tips for making linen sachets. You will have to dry the eucalyptus leaves first. Add other dried ingredients like orange peels or dried flowers, depending on your personal preferences.
Dry eucalyptus leaves in a dehydrator. Use dried eucalyptus in homemade potpourri. You can add dried peppermint, spearmint or citrus peels to your homemade potpourri which all add a wonderful fresh smell to the air. Word of Caution: As mentioned above, eucalyptus oil is extremely potent and is actually poisonous in its undiluted form, particularly for young children. Always consult a medical professional before adding it in any form to your diet in a substantial way, and monitor your body’s reactions. The powerful effects of eucalyptus can be intense and are not recommended for everyone