Directions for Use
Essential oils are the highly concentrated active ingredients of plants. They should always be diluted in a base before use and should not be taken internally without professional recommendation.
- Baths: Add 5 - 10 drops of essential oil(s) to a warm run bath. If skin is sensitive, blend the essential oil in a teaspoon of carrier oil first. Close the door so the vapours don't escape. Soak for at least 10 minutes relaxing and breathing deeply. For added moisturising dilute the oils in 10ml of carrier before adding to the bath.
- Massage: add 5 - 6 drops of essential oil per 10ml of carrier oil. Mix thoroughly and apply liberally to the skin.
- Inhalations: Add 4 - 5 drops of essential oil to a bowl of steaming water. Place a towel over your head, close your eyes and lean over the bowl. Inhale the vapour for a few minutes.
- Burners and Diffusers: Fill the bowl of the burner/vaporiser with water and then add 3 - 6 drops of essential oil. Light the candle and the oil will evaporate as the water heats up. Do not let the bowl dry out.
Caring for Your Essential Oils
SOil essential oils and carrier oils are living products that are vulnerable to heat, moisture, air and light. It is best to store them in a cool, dark place with the lids well sealed. If your fridge is the only cool place around, allow the oils to reach a cool room temperature before use (around 20 degrees C).
151 out of 154 people would recommend this product05/02/2021, By GreenieLovely20/01/2021, By NandeIt opens up your airways, I use it in a steambath and I pour it into my essential oil bath water sometimes.15/01/2021, By YenziSuperb quality, and a quick fix for a congested chest and throat, especially in these Covid times.11/01/2021, By CarmenThe fragrance is strong and works really well for steaming to help with congestion. Also, use a few drops in the shower which works wonders.11/01/2021, By S NairLovely08/01/2021, By ReneeAmazing high quality oils for such a reasonable price. Love the scent of this one and it's easy on the skin.17/12/2020, By MariaanMy go-to for asthma and congestion16/12/2020, By NicoleWrong review posted with previous one, was supposed to be: "Already placing my next order! Thanks Soil & Faithful to Nature!"16/12/2020, By NicoleOrdered smaller amount at first, ordering biggest one with next order - I think that is a review in itself! ;) Thanks!29/11/2020, By NazeeraGreat quality19/11/2020, By shereleGreat essential oil to have! Works in bug repellent, good for congestion and smells wonderful. Amazing quality as always.17/11/2020, By ClarissaI am in love with this essential oil I normally use it when bathing. Love the scent and also helps with my sinuses which is such a plus!09/11/2020, By JessicaGreat Product, Great Price31/10/2020, By AriGreat product25/10/2020, By MienLove it23/10/2020, By MatthewAmazing for sinuses, my replacement for spearmint. Truly my favourite essential oil of all of them!15/10/2020, By RemellGreat for clearing stuff noses. I add it to our diffusers11/10/2020, By AmeliaUnblocks your sinuses quickly and effectively.09/10/2020, By SerahAmazing in the bath and to use with my oil burner to give my home a fresh and clean relaxed feeling07/10/2020, By Lehlogonolo EdwinaLove it06/10/2020, By NicoleThe scent isnt my favourite but its an excellent quality peoduct29/09/2020, By ErikaA beautiful quality oil. Wonderful therapeutic value.23/09/2020, By ShellUse it in DIY deodorant works better than store bought and kills germs22/09/2020, By BonangGot this for my mom and it helps her with her mild case of bronchitis.14/09/2020, By GillianWonderful pure oil10/09/2020, By RenataLove this, makes my home smell so fresh and clean!09/09/2020, By Mama KI absolutely love this brand of eucalyptus oil, it's strong and a few drops in the bath fills the whole house with the aroma. Very effective as a decongestant when the chect is tight, 3 drops in hot water to steam the old fashioned way... Is all you need.
08/09/2020, By TJGreat to combat congestion.04/09/2020, By NalediIt takes you thru the whole winter and no worry about corona01/09/2020, By ResendiLove it, thank you!!!25/08/2020, By NatalieI like using this when I'm not in the mood to diffuse peppermint. It's milder but still helps to clear sinuses and freshen up our home.23/08/2020, By LTGets used a lot in our household20/08/2020, By TaLove08/08/2020, By MountainJust right06/08/2020, By KureaBest quality brand of essential oils. Love the smell of Eucalyptus. Works wonders!27/07/2020, By ElleLove this oil, scent is amazing - use it in my SOiL diffuser20/07/2020, By Lowell MGreat quality oil, have used it as a part of an oil mix for my beard as well as in a diffuser. Quite amazing if you ask me17/07/2020, By RunyararoThis is a brilliant product, different from the ones sold at retailers. Works well but putting in hot water in a bucket & let it fill the rooms to clear nasals.14/07/2020, By TasneemWonderful Scent04/07/2020, By MVCI use this to clear up my hubbies blocked sinuses at night, stops him from snoring and allows me to have a full night’s rest!02/07/2020, By PumezaWhen I’m so tired of feel I’m coming down with flu I just put 4 drops in my hot bath and I sleep until the next morning feeling much better01/07/2020, By MarilizeI use it in my humidifier to clear my nose and it works.29/06/2020, By MarynaEssential in winter for steam inhalation - very effective in treating a blocked nose.07/06/2020, By MabopheloAnother one of my favorite essential oils in my collection. Love using it in my floor washing water for unique scent and DIY products, I absolutely love, love, love this product. And it is great value for money and soooooo affordable.02/06/2020, By NicoleAmost affordable essential oil I have come across, value for money!31/05/2020, By TalentExcellent diffusion for flus23/05/2020, By AmyAbsolutely love the scent22/05/2020, By Robyngood quality22/05/2020, By Robyngood quality13/05/2020, By KarenThis is a must have essential oil especially with winter creeping in.13/05/2020, By Warrennice12/05/2020, By SavStClaireSoil has such good quality essential oils. Great to open up airways when they're blocked.10/05/2020, By RealNice Anti flu oil05/05/2020, By LukeTHIS IS A GREAT PRODUCT PLEASE DO GET STOCK AGAIN!!04/05/2020, By CaraGood for opening up the airways. I mix it with coconut oil and use it as one would use vapour rub.24/04/2020, By CandyGenuine23/04/2020, By KirstyWonderful for unblocking little ones noses. A must have in my medicine cupboard!23/04/2020, By Larastrong oil but the best smell and lasts long , great oil company overall .21/04/2020, By Le'ChelleWe use this in our diffuser every night along with lemon essential oil. This combo adds a fresh scent to our home. We use a max of 3 drops as the scent is really strong and can be overpowering.19/04/2020, By MiancaThis leaves my room smelling so fresh and clean. Love it19/04/2020, By WendyAssists with cleaning the air. Assists my husband's snoring. Smell is nice and fresh and attractive.09/04/2020, By AnnJust love Soil essential oils - best quality. We use this one in a diffuser at night, mixed with other EO. Great for congested sinus.08/04/2020, By StephanieAs always Soil is such great quality, this one is an essential in our home. Smells divine, great mixed with shea butter as a chest rub, mix with epsom salt to use in shower like a scrub to open sinuses and chest.31/03/2020, By Jarelworks well in diffuser necklace for sinus and broncho30/03/2020, By VerenaHas stopped my pups from chewing yet another bed to pieces!!!29/03/2020, By GreenPremium grade12/03/2020, By JessicaA drop or two with peppermint in an aroma diffuser really helps to clear one's sinuses. Emphasis on a drop or two - no more as it does have a slightly unpleasant scent. If you use enough peppermint this will help hide it or you can add some orange, rose or lavender to help distract from its scent.17/02/2020, By FaeezahUse this to keep the bugs away13/02/2020, By neyShirneGood for sinuses and any pain. I use it as a pain reliever09/02/2020, By NikkiA lovely addition to the bath when feeling congested. Also quite effective in the burner, to keep flys away.20/01/2020, By AndreaWonderful for cleaning wooden floors!05/01/2020, By EngelaThis has a very fresh smell, I associate the scent with cleanliness. I put drops in the toilet brush to keep the bathroom smelling fresh.30/12/2019, By HelperExcellent23/12/2019, By SueGreat for decongesting and a bottle goes a long way. love it.12/12/2019, By LorraineI lv this essential oil. It helps with my asthma and keeps nasty mosquitoes at bay. Fantastic21/11/2019, By ZonelleAn essential in the sauna, to open up the airways. I put a few drops on my towel and enjoy the benefits.11/11/2019, By MELANIEPerfect for nasal decongestion and sinus allergies, I have used use it topically (in a carrier oil) and in my diffuser.16/10/2019, By BhavashnieI love eucalyptus oil, however I was not very impressed with this one09/10/2019, By JuliaGreat essential oil- as expected28/09/2019, By AmbanGood quality. Using it for inhalation and it seems very effective. Strong scent.25/09/2019, By CarmenThis oil has a strong, deep scent. You can definitely get away with using a tiny drop. Soil has a great range of essential oils that all smell natural unlike some refined, synthetic brands.21/08/2019, By GenevieveNice scent and consistency. I like to add a few drops to my bath water and it really calms me.29/07/2019, By LaurieLovely smell. Use it my humidifier. Just wish it came in a bigger size.08/07/2019, By MichaelLovely sharp smell, love it.02/07/2019, By LaurieWhen the air is so dry in winter, this is in ALL my humidifiers around the house. Great smell!!27/06/2019, By NicoletteThis is an awesome product to have in the home all the time! Great for opening stuffy nose, eases coughing and scratchy throat. This is a must have in your natural medicine cabinet!26/06/2019, By LeratoAmazing10/06/2019, By meganWonderful to burn for a stuffy nose28/05/2019, By DeniseDon't like the smell at all. Doterra is a much better option.27/05/2019, By BintaI use Eucalyptus oil for stuffy noses and congestion, as well as the best grease stain remover in my laundry! I love that it's organic and not full of chemicals18/05/2019, By BusisiweBest natural remedy for colds and flu. Few drops in a humidifier and u set14/05/2019, By JunetteI use the Eucalyptus for a cold & flu blend and I love this brand!22/04/2019, By RuthI was recommended this product by a friend to soothe my sinuses. It was so worth it! Takes care of congestion in no time.21/04/2019, By TaylaWe love this oil. We use it in the shower to open up our sinuses as well as in the study. Need to get a new one asap! Great product and the organic oil really makes a difference.05/04/2019, By TaniaNice strong scent. Great to use in an oil burner when the seasons change02/04/2019, By AnuskaI put 10 drops of this oil in the humidifier and the smell is superb. My husband suffers from asthma and this really aids his tight chest feeling.11/03/2019, By BintaThis is my favourite oil-spot treatment for laundry. I also use it in winter if I need a decongestant steam-bath, as well as in an oil burner08/03/2019, By zeeI use this on a ceramic burner and it opens up my sinuses instantly.05/03/2019, By annetteI love this product. Apart from using it in my essential oil concoctions, and healing balm, I also sprinkle two drops in my grand baby's bath water - good for clearing sinal issues, etc.15/02/2019, By MelissaWonderful fresh smell. Perfect to unblock sinuses.04/02/2019, By JenavickaA little goes a long way.03/02/2019, By LanéLove this smell!! Add a few drops to your pillow before going to sleep to open up a blocked nose.13/12/2018, By ReeIt is perfect for clearing my sinus! Just add a few drops into your bucket that is catching your shower water and it is guaranteed to clear you up03/12/2018, By AshlynGreat product. Beautiful scent20/11/2018, By KagiLove this essential oil. I use it in my diffuser to help clear my sinuses. It’s always my first pout of call when they start to act up.18/11/2018, By AbigailOne of my favourite oils. The smell makes me feel happy and refreshed. I love to put some on the shower floor when I shower. Great for clearing sinuses. It also works well as an anti-histamine. Brilliant in cleaning spray and for dustmites.11/11/2018, By ElizabethI use it with other essential oils in an insect repellent as well as a balm on mosquito bites. Works well.02/11/2018, By LeoniI use this for unblocking my nose and sinuses. Works every single time26/10/2018, By KatelynnGreat Quality!16/10/2018, By IlzeGreat oil. Helps with breathing and clearing nose, colds.12/10/2018, By AnnWould repurchase12/10/2018, By raganiNice for colder weather25/09/2018, By CarlaThis doesn't really smell like eucalyptus, more foul smelling than opening my sinuses.12/08/2018, By SabrinaThe smell is really strong. I haven't really felt a difference on my skin but when diluted it is refreshing.07/08/2018, By VeganshmeganMaybe there was something wrong with the bottle I got but it didn't smell good at all.01/08/2018, By JuudUsing the Eucalyptus Essential Oil once a week on my scalp. Works really well to get the itchyness away. Good products for the scalp!25/07/2018, By MarzieGreat for using to inhale if you have blocked sinuses. This oil is used in the hot yoga studio where I frequently and the smell is just great!
I enjoy diffusing it at home in a burner as well. :)24/07/2018, By DOpens sinuses and is highly concentrated13/07/2018, By ElmariAmazing essential oil! Would buy it again10/07/2018, By MalissaSoil's essential oils are my favourite.07/06/2018, By Hassain HashamLove essential oils great healing06/06/2018, By TaniaI've been using it in a steam basin to unblock my ears and sinuses and it has helped tremendously.29/05/2018, By AndreaI love this oil. It is part of my dental routine.16/05/2018, By CarikaThis is lovely, I usually sniff it when I have a headache and it gives me a bit of relieve for a while.05/05/2018, By REDReally love to use this oil for colds and flus . Works like a bomb !30/04/2018, By KelSeems quality and reasonably priced20/04/2018, By JessicaI was recently very sick and decided to use some in a diffuser in the bathroom while I showered. The combination of the steam and eucalyptus helped substantially and my sinus infection cleared after 4 days. Very strong too.30/03/2018, By AnnPerfect oil for ailments19/03/2018, By KhayaDoes wonders for my sinuses!07/02/2018, By MaureenUsed in the shower to help loosen up my tight chest.15/01/2018, By CharissaI find that using essential oils for me and my family has really improved our overall health. I am really excited to use natural rather than chemical products.23/11/2017, By GlynnisGreat for my suffering sinuses!20/10/2017, By TraceyPut in hot water with a towel over the head - clears up sinus in no time16/10/2017, By HannetjieLove it05/10/2017, By Phoenix RoweSinus saver!Use it in my humidifier and it makes for a peaceful sleep.Blended with camomile is a perfect combo for a sinus massage.03/10/2017, By JaniI use it on a handkerchief for my husband's sinus problems. I place a few drops on the cloth and put it on his pillow. Works wonders!24/09/2017, By RyderThe Best Oils15/09/2017, By GerdaWonderlik om vet en oiliekolle te verwyder. Was eers skepties, maar dit werk regtig goed.11/09/2017, By CharAwesome product!07/09/2017, By TerryReally great oil. I use it for so many home products and am delighted with the results.26/08/2017, By SharonVery strong product. I put one drop in humidifier and its strong enough to help keep my chest and nose clear.18/08/2017, By JSomewhat similar to peppermint aroma, this oil helps me relieve hay fever symptoms.02/08/2017, By TarynI use this oil regularly to remove oil stains from my clothing (dab a little on the stain and then wash as normal) and it works wonderfully.12/07/2017, By BinnyOne of the more authentic organic essential oil brands, I love this oil for diffusing in winter and a great grease stain remover in laundry!07/07/2017, By CandyLove the Soil range. This oil is great for winter flu. I also use for washing stains and to clean toilets and basins. I love the clean smell of Eucalyptus!16/06/2017, By KSGreat during cold season, pleasant also in children's room.06/11/2016, By AbigailGreat quality oil. I put a few drops in the humidifier and it helps with breathing and blocked nose. I like it so much that I even keep it on my desk at work and now and then just open it to freshen up the office.12/10/2016, By ChandraEucalyptus Oil is fantastic for ridding clothes of oil marks. Just apply to oil stain with a cotton wool bud, pop in the washing machine and Voila - Oil stain gone.06/09/2016, By JanineI have the flu at the moment and wake up during the night coughing. I just take a few deep breathes of this oil from my pillow and it seems to ease the cough. Will also add this to my bath as per other comments.11/02/2016, By RitaA drop of Eucalyptus Ess oil in your bathtub can do wonders for a stressed body. I also put a drop or two in a spraybottle and fill it up with water and then use it as a toiletspray.26/01/2016, By ashleighExcellent oil for coughs and colds. One of my most valued oils.14/11/2015, By Bearded NirvanaI used this to make my own beard oil, it has a nice, fresh scent09/03/2014, By KerryAlways use this oil when I have a cold - either just a few drops on my pillow or in the bath really helps! Or I add it to a bowl of steaming hot water and breath in the steam - that works really well!03/02/2014, By RozlynnI add about 5 drops to the bath water along with peppermint (open nasal passages), rosemary (body aches) and lavender oil (sleep) when my kids start coming down with a cold - it may be coincidence but every time they sleep much better and their recovery rate is much faster! Much cheaper and healthier than a whole bunch of (chemical) medicines!
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