Eucalyptus Style Perfumes
The exotic Aussie - Eucalyptus
Eucalyptus is an aromatic woody note with fruity nuances. Eucalyptus adds a fresh airiness to perfumes, with its green camphor and lemon style facets.
More about Eucalytpus
We know that our cute furry Australian friends love it – the koala. There are over 500 varieties native to Australia and New Zealand. But it's also known to grow in other parts of the world with subtropical and tropical environments. Implementing eucalyptus into a perfume can be a challenge because its strength and intensity can quickly become so dominant that they can destroy the harmony of other notes in the fragrance. It needs to be worked with by skilled perfumers.
To extract the oil, the leaves are steamed. The production of eucalyptus essential oil dates back to the 19th century. Although there are several producers today, Australian eucalyptus oil still has the highest quality and price.
In aromatherapy, eucalyptus is readily used to raise mood, mental exhaustion, and lift the human spirit. It awakens, purifies, and stabilizes the nervous system.