Tea Tree - Aromaland Essential Oil Aromatherapy
Originating from Australia, Tea Tree essential oil is medicinal in it's nature. It has a very strong spicy scent with various healing properties.
Latin Name: Melaleuca alternifolia
Description: Very strong and medicinal smelling. Spicy-camphorous, warm scent. For many people who have experienced the benefits of Tea Tree Oil, this scent has become equivalent to the 'scent of healing'.
Cultivation Method: Conventionally Grown
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Extracted From: Leaves
Color: Clear to slightly pale yellow/green
Perfumery Note: Top/Middle
Consistency: Thin, water-like liquid.
Aromatherapy Properties: Medicinal, stimulating, purifying.
Suggested Use: Add 5-10 drops to 1oz. of unscented body or hair care product to enhance their effectiveness. Add 2-3 drops to a bowl of hot water for a purifying steam treatment. Apply to pimples with a Q-tip 2-3 times a day. Please refer to Aromatherapy literature for more detailed information on how to use this Essential Oil as a healing aid.
Blends Well With: Lavender. Essential Oils of spices, like Clove, Nutmeg etc., citrus oils, Rosemary, Geranium, Marjoram and Clary Sage.
History: Australian Aborigines have used Tea Tree and related plants since the beginning of time. They welcomed and saved the crew of Sir Francis from scurvy and exhaustion with a tea brewed from its leaves - hence the name.
Specific Safety Information: No known toxicity.