Apply a few drops of doTERRA Serenity essential oil for a relaxing scent that helps create a relaxing environment. Rolling dōTERRA Touch Lavender on the. Oregano essential oil contains a high level of a powerful compound called carvacrol. Coughing can be a symptom of asthma.
You may find that lavender essential oil helps relieve asthma symptoms. A study indicates that inhaling lavender oil inhibited airway resistance caused by bronchial asthma. Eucalyptus oil has cineole, which has been shown to have antimicrobial effects. It has a good safety record and a long history of use.
It is the main active ingredient in over-the-counter steam rubs. Eucalyptus oil can be useful when you have respiratory problems such as bronchitis, asthma, or chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Rosemary oil also has cineole and has many of the same benefits as eucalyptus oil. You may prefer the scent of rosemary rather than the stronger eucalyptus.
In one study, people with bronchitis felt better when treated with cineole. Tea tree oil is neurotoxic and should not be spread to children or pets. Some essential oils can have serious side effects when used excessively. For example, tea tree oil and eucalyptus oil are known to cause seizures.
Some essential oils can relieve cough or cold symptoms by soothing the throat, fighting bacteria, and reducing inflammation. A lot will depend on the reason you have a cough. However, tea tree oil is an excellent option. Tea tree oil is antibacterial and helps boost the immune system.
It's a wonderful option that helps with sinus and respiratory infections or for coughs and congestion. doTERRA On Guard is a blend of essential oils that is said to support the immune system and kill bacteria and viruses.