Ever get that strong minty smell inside your lotions or essential oils ? That’s most likely the Eucalyptol terpene. Primarily being found in eucalyptus, it is also found in many other herbs such as mint, ginger, sage, basil and some cannabis strains. This potent terpene is widely known for it’s antibacterial, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory medicinal properties.
Eucalyptol has been used in different types of mouth washes due to these antibacterial and antioxidant properties. Next time you’re suffering from the common cold or experiencing some digestive issues, consider consuming Eucalyptol to help clear those airways, fight off bacteria and smoothen the digestive tract.
Eucalyptol can be found in strains such as:
Super Silver Haze
Eucalyptol's effects and benefits: