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8 ounces of olive oil, about 2 ounces of beeswax. I warmed the oil over a double boiler. I took it off the heat as soon as it was melted. Add 30 drops each essential oil (lavendar, eucalyptus, white camphor) I would use coconut oil as a base oil too with the olive oil.
I've pinned this before... But I'm pinning it again, because it really DOES work. Like gangbusters. Eucalyptus oil on the bottom of the feet (and I put a few drops on the pillow, for good measure), and coughs are GONE. My hacking, waking-up-every-half-hour-asthmatic baby girl is currently sound asleep, thanks to this. Do it.
9 Eucalyptus Oil Uses That You Need to Try | LittleHouseLiving... | Ways to Use Eucalyptus Oil | Eucalyptus oil has a fresh and minty aroma, which is easily identifiable if you’re familiar with the oil. It is thought to have antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, and analgesic (pain-killing) properties, which makes it an effective tool for a variety of medical conditions. While you may find eucalyptus oil in many commercial medicinal products (think Vick's VapoRub), there are several ways to use eucalyptus oil in your home.http://www.littlehouseliving.com/eucalyptus-oil-uses.html
All kinds of amazing uses for Eucalyptus Oil! Everything from a vap-o-rub recipe to homemade fly spray for livestock. So many tips!