Botanical name Eucalyptus smithi /Wildcrafted/Unrectified/Australia
This is known to be the mildest of the eucalyptus. Eucalyptus Smithi is the only Eucalyptus essential oil that should be used on children. Eucalyptus Globulus which is the most common and is usually rectified and is not suitable for children.
A top note in aromatherapy, this oil is known to be helpful for chest infections, to facilitate breathing. Can be used as a preventative as it affects the entire respiratory system and immune system. It is also an effective analgesic and is one of the best oils for sore muscles and joints.
Used in a diffuser, Eucalyptus Smithi can be a good room freshener. Note: Use Eucalyptus Smithi in the same way as the globulus. It is milder in its chemical composition.