TEA TREE ESSENTIAL OIL
Tea Tree Essential Oil is extracted from the leaves of the small tea tree with needle-like leaves. It is also domestically referred to as Ti-tree.
Blends well with our Rosemary, Lemon and Lavender oils
Botanical Name: Melaleuca Alternifolia
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Color: Colorless to pale yellow clear liquid.
Aromatic Scent: Tee Tree Essential Oil has a fresh, antiseptic and medicinal scent. It also has characteristic minty, woody, and camphorous notes.
Strength of Aroma: Medium
Common Uses: Tea Tree Essential Oil is a high-grade therapeutic oil, and is best known as a very powerful immune stimulant. It can help to fight all three categories of infectious organisms (bacteria, fungi, and viruses), and there is evidence that Tea Tree Oil massages prior to an operation may help to fortify the body and reduce post-operative shock. Used in vapor therapy, Tea Tree Oil can help with colds, measles, sinusitis and viral infections. For skin and hair, Tea Tree has been used to combat acne, oily skin, head lice and dandruff. As essential oils have become more accepted by the public, the use of Tea Tree has increased significantly. This can be readily evidenced by the commercial products now using Tea Tree Essential Oil. Although, this grade of oil is best used in therapeutic applications.
Also blends well with: Cinnamon Bark, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Geranium, Myrrh, Rosewood and Thyme oils.