Eucalyptus is an eminent pain killer included into many ointments and creams produced for joint pain treatment. Its firm menthol flavor associated with pain relieving cures is one of its main characteristics and widely used abilities. Studies have shown that even inhaling eucalyptus flavor evaporated from its essential oil brings welcome relief for sufferers.
Tannins found in eucalyptus leaves are believed to weaken pain and swelling caused by inflammation. If it’ll be the first time you are going to use eucalyptus, you should see to that you are not allergic to it. You can test yourself at home by applying tiny part of eucalyptus remedy on your arm and watching whether you react on it or not. If there are no negative symptoms within 24-48 hour period, you can boldly get down to business.