Name: Tea Tree Australian AAA
Botanical Name: Melaleuca alternifolia
Main Constituents: Terpinen-4-ol: 35 - 48%, ?-Terpinene: 14 - 28%
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Part of Plant: Leaves
Description & Colour: Pale yellow liquid, thin consistency
Aromatic Summary: Tea Tree has a fresh, antiseptic, and medicinal scent with woody, camphoraceous notes. A middle note with a medium aroma
Storage: Transfer out of any metal and shipping containers (used for safe shipping), keep in dark glass container
Safety Notes: For external use only; dilute before use. May cause skin irritations, a skin test is recommended prior to use, avoid contact with eyes. Avoid During Pregnancy
Usage: Anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antiviral, antibacterial, diaphoretic, immunostimulant, parasiticide, and vulnerary. Commonly used in Vapor therapy and for skin and hair care (acne, oily skin, head lice, and dandruff)
Blends well with: Cinnamon Bark, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh, Nutmeg, Rosewood, Rosemary, and Thyme
The name is derived from the original usage of herbal tea, prepared from the leaves. Tea tree oil is unique in the way that it is active against all three varieties of infectious organisms: bacteria, fungal, and viruses. The Tea Tree is a small tree or shrub, with needle-like leaves, with heads of sessile yellow or purplish flowers.
This information is for education purposes only and in no way is meant to serve as medical or professional advice. We are not responsible for any products made using these oils or the outcome of any application thereof. As always we recommend testing all products.