Cleansing and revitalising
Please note: The information below is meant to give a brief outline of how an oil can be applied by a trained aromatherapist.
Please do not use this information as a guide for how to use essential oils at home.
Properties and applications:
Analgesic - local pain relief
Expectorant - mucous coughs, bronchitis, catarrh
Immune Stimulant - colds, coughs, influenza
Stimulant, Emotional Tonic - frustration, tiredness, debility, chronic stress-related conditions
Antiseptic, Antimicrobial - bacterial, fungal and viral infections
Insect Repellent - mosquito and flea bites, head lice
Country of origin:
Madagascar, Australia, French Pacific Islands
Part of plant used:
Leaves and twigs
Method of extraction:
Woody, citrus and camphoraceous oils for a fresh blend.
No known contra-indications.
Cleansing and fresh with a floral sweetness.
An evergreen tree with pointed strong smelling leaves and strong roots. Known as the 'bottle brush' tree for its distinctive flowers.
Local people in Gomen believe the fallen leaves help to disinfect the air and protect against malaria.