Essential OilsUses for Eucalyptus, Lavender, Myrrh and Peppermint oils

Uses for Eucalyptus, Lavender, Myrrh and Peppermint oils


Eucalyptus  is good for helps loosen coughs and stuffy noses.
Used in the laundry it kills dust mite. A few drops along with a few drops of lemon balm in a spray bottle of water to mist rugs and bed skirt give a room a clean fresh scent and kills dust mites.

Lavender is good for burns, bruises and earaches.
to relieve aching muscles add a few drops and a half cup of Epsoms salts to a hot bath and sit back and relax.

Myrrh is a good expectorant for coughing, pain relief and athletes foot.
For sore gums or mouth sores add 3 or 4 drops to a glass of warm water and swish around your mouth then spit it out repeat  2 or 3 times.

Peppermint is good for nausea and headaches heartburn, and it is also anti bacterial

 For sore feet add 4 or 5 drops to a basin of water and soak for half hour.



Melissa Francis
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Greetings! I'm Melissa Francis, the founder and primary contributor to The Homestead Survival. With over 20 years of experience in homesteading, sustainability, and emergency preparedness, I've dedicated my life to helping others achieve a simpler, more self-reliant lifestyle.

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