Tea Tree Essential Oil
Certifications: Organic. Kosher. Vegan. Kid Friendly
Botanical Name: Melaleuca alternifolia
Plant Part: Leaves
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, clear, pale yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note with a medium aroma, Tee Tree has a fresh, slightly medicinal scent with characteristic woody, camphoraceous notes.
Blends With: Cinnamon Bark, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh, Nutmeg, Rosewood, Rosemary and Thyme.
Product Abstract: The Tea Tree is a small tree or shrub with needle-like leaves. Historically, the leaves were used as a substitute for tea, which is how it got its name. Tea Tree is very robust and is ready for cutting only two years after its previous harvest. It is one of the very few Essential Oils that can be applied to the skin 'neat', or without dilution, at a maximum rate of 3 drops. Tea Tree is an incredible antifungal, antiseptic, bactericide, antivira, immune stimulant, analgesic, decongestant as well as many other therapeutic properties.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.