Local topical use: apply two to three times per day to chest, back or limbs; massage or rub vigorously to promote circulation when absorbed cover with a blanket or cloth; after a few minutes expect a light but lasting warming effect; take time to rest, relax and inhale the beneficial vapours.
A species of tall, evergreen tree endemic to southeastern Australia. The leaves are steam distilled to extract eucalyptus oil. Most well known for its wonderful benefits for respiratory applications including helping to ease congestion and pressure. Used traditionally for relief of cough associated with cold. (Source: EMA/HMPC/307781/2012 Committee on Herbal Medicinal Products).
Peppermint is an aromatic plant, a blend of water mint and spearmint. Originally from Europe, now cultivated all over the world. Used traditionally for relief of symptoms in coughs and colds, localized muscle pain, or itching of intact skin, as well as minor spams of the gastrointestinal tract. (Source: EMA/HMPC/522410/2013 Committee on Herbal Medicinal Products).