Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways!

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways!

Eucalyptus oil is a well known essential oil for respiratory support. It helps to clear congestion, reduce mucus, and open airways. It is also wonderful for relieving fatigue. Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends are a great way to take advantage of all the benefits this oil offers.

Inhaling the powerful, fresh, penetrating, and medicinal aroma of eucalyptus refreshes the mind and boosts energy. Diffusing eucalyptus oil can also help to purify the air. Let's look a little closer at the benefits of eucalyptus.

Eucalyptus Oil Benefits 

Here are several reasons to love this oil:

- Inspires deep breathing

- Deodorizes the home

- Improves concentration 

- Soothes headaches

- Repels insects

- Boosts energy

- Eases congestion

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways! by Loving Essential Oils

Types of Eucalyptus Essential Oil

Eucalyptus trees originated in Australia, but now a days they can be found in other parts of the world. There are over 700 different species of eucalyptus.

Here is a quick review of four popular types of eucalyptus oil used in aromatherapy. While their essential oils have similar therapeutic properties, the primary difference between them is their aromas and chemical makeup.

Eucalyptus Radiata

  • Rich in cineoles, it is considered the most versatile of eucalyptus oils
  • This type is derived from the Narrow Leaf Eucalyptus
  • Its crisp, clean, and herbaceous true eucalyptus aroma is soft and sweet, with smooth camphor notes

Eucalyptus Globulus

  • Most common type of the Eucalyptus varieties
  • High cineole content and very herbaceous aroma with soft woody undertones
  • It is derived from the “Blue Gum” Eucalyptus native to Australia
  • It has a deep camphorous menthol aroma

Eucalyptus Dives

  • Also known as "Peppermint Eucalyptus"
  • Steam distilled from the leaves and twigs of the Peppermint Gum Tree
  • It has a strong herbaceous yet minty scent that is stimulating and uplifting
  • Read our EO Spotlight on Eucalyptus Dives Oil

Lemon Eucalyptus

  • Eucalyptus citriodara has most of the same therapeutic properties as the other species, but smells sweet and fruity, similar to citronella
  • It is steam distilled from the leaves of Lemon Eucalyptus trees

Safety Tips: Eucalyptus essential oil should not be used internally. Eucalyptus oils rich in cineole are generally not recommend for children under ten years old, these include E. globulus and E. radiata. Lemon Eucalyptus and Eucalyptus Dives are listed as kid friendly for ages 2+.

Here is my favorite Eucalyptus Essential Oil for Kids:

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways! by Loving Essential Oils | Eucalyptus Dives Essential Oil from Plant Therapy - Kid Safe Oil

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends

Eucalyptus oils can be used interchangeably if you prefer. You may also wish to blend them together to create a synergistic effect. You can use whatever type of eucalyptus oil you prefer in these diffuser blends.

Add one of the essential oil recipes below to diffuser with recommended water for your diffuser tank. I like to use a 100-200 ml water tank diffuser but you can use whatever size you prefer, here is my favorite.

Breathe Clear

  • 3 drops Peppermint
  • 2 drops Eucalytpus
  • 2 drops Tea Tree
  • 1 drop Lemon

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways! by Loving Essential Oils | Breathe Clear with pepermint, eucalyptus, tea tree, and lemon essential oil

Tranquil Spa

  • 3 drops Lavender
  • 3 drops Eucalyptus
  • 2 drops Sandalwood

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways! by Loving Essential Oils | Tranquil Spa with lavender, eucalyptus, and sandalwood essential oil

Clear the Air

  • 3 drops Eucalyptus
  • 3 drops Lemon
  • 3 drops Sweet Marjoram

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways! by Loving Essential Oils | Clear the Air with eucalyptus, lemon and sweet marjoram essential oil

Bright Forest Stroll

  • 3 drops Grapefruit
  • 2 drops Eucalyptus
  • 2 drops Frankincense
  • 1 drop Ylang Ylang

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways! by Loving Essential Oils | Bright Forest Stroll with grapefruit, eucalyptus, frankincense, and ylang ylang essential oil

Clear Sleep

  • 2 drops Lavender
  • 2 drops Cedarwood
  • 2 drops Eucalytpus
  • 2 drops Roman Chamomile

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways! by Loving Essential Oils | Clear Sleep with lavender, cedarwood, eucalyptus, and roman chamomile essential oil

Respiratory Rescue

  • 3 drop Eucalyptus
  • 3 drops Peppermint
  • 2 drops Lemon
  • 2 drops Rosemary

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways! by Loving Essential Oils | Respiratory Rescue with eucalytpus, peppermint, lemon and rosemary essential oil

Positive Energy

  • 3 drops Bergamot
  • 3 drops Orange
  • 2 drops Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways! by Loving Essential Oils | Positive Energy with bergamot, orange, and eucalyptus essential oil

Energizing the Day

  • 4 drops Lemon
  • 2 drops Lime
  • 2 drops Eucalyptus
  • 2 drops Peppermint

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways! by Loving Essential Oils | Energize the Day with lemon, lime, eucalyptus, and peppermint essential oil

Workout Boost

  • 3 drops Tangerine
  • 2 drops Eucalyptus
  • 2 drops Peppermint

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways! by Loving Essential Oils | Workout Boost with tangerine, eucalyptus, and peppermint

Forest Fresh

  • 3 drops Cypress
  • 2 drops Lavender
  • 2 drops Cedarwood
  • 2 drops Eucalyptus

Eucalyptus Diffuser Blends - Relieve Fatigue & Open Airways! by Loving Essential Oils | Forest Fresh with cypress, lavender, cedarwood, and eucalyptus

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Jennifer Lane

BIO: Owner and founder of Loving Essential Oils. I am a Certified Aromatherapist that loves to look toward essential oils and aromatherapy for all natural physical, emotional and spiritual support. I love creating and sharing DIY Essential Oil Recipes & Blends. Thank you so much for allowing me to be part of your essential oil journey!

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