Pure Tea Tree Essential Oil
100% Pure, Organic and Undiluted
Bottled on the day of your order for Maximum Freshness
Common Uses: Our AAA AustralianTea Tree Oil is one of the most well-known essential oils for purifying and cleansing. This oil supports wellness and should be in everyone’s home and first aid kit due to its fast and effective healing capabilities.
Tea Tree Essential Oil is best known as a very powerful immune stimulant. It can help to fight all three categories of infectious organisms (bacteria, fungi, and viruses). 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.
Description: The name tea tree is used for several plants, mostly from Australia and New Zealand, from the family Myrtaceae, related to the myrtle. The use of the name probably originated from Captain James Cook’s description of one of these shrubs that he used to make an infusion, to drink in place of tea.
Tea tree oil was first extracted from Melaleuca alternifolia in Australia, and this species remains the most important commercially.
Botanical Name: Melaleuca alternifolia
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Color: Clear with a yellow tinge
Consistency: Thin note
Aroma: Middle Strength of Aroma: Medium Aromatic Scent: Tee Tree Essential Oil has a fresh, antiseptic and medicinal scent. It also has characteristic mint and spice back-notes.
Suggestions: Add 1-5 drops in a steaming bowl of hot water and cover both head and bowl with a towel. Excellent for relieving the sinuses and respiratory system and for enhancing skin health.
Use tea tree alone or in combination with eucalyptus and lavender as needed especially during cold and flu season.
To promote healthy skin, put 10 drops of tea tree oil in 4 ounces of water. Then soak a cloth in the water and cover the affected area.
Add a few drops to your shampoo as an effective scalp cleanser.
Tea tree oil can be added to your household cleaners to enhance their purifying action.
Cautions: Tea Tree Essential Oil may cause dermal sensitization in some people. Do not take internally.