TEA TREE ESSENTIAL OIL, CERTIFIED ORGANIC
Do you know Tea tree is known as the natural Dettol, it has similar uses?
This evergreen tree is native to Australia. It has been around for thousands of years and its healing quality was well known to the indigenous tribes. They would crush the leaves, place them onto wounds and inhale the oil to relieve colds and headaches.
Tea Tree Essential Oil has a medium-strength fresh and herbaceous aroma presenting a top fragrance note. It is a well known immune stimulant and natural alternative for its antiseptic properties fighting against bacteria, fungi and viruses infection. Possessing an intense, medicinal aroma, Tea Tree Essential Oil is most often used for the treatment of acne, insects bites, wounds, stings, sinusitis, respiratory tract infections, etc. It contains a great amount of therapeutic properties, making it a must for first aid box at home!
Botanical Name: Melaleuca alternifolia
Method: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: Leaves
Aroma: Medicinal, strong, fresh, and camphorous
Color: Clear – pale yellow
Main Chemical Components: Monoterpenes, Alcohols
Properties: Anti-microbial, antifungal, antiseptic, bactericide, cicatrisant, expectorant, fungicide, insecticide, stimulant, sudorific, immuno-stimulant
Peppermint, Lavender, Rosemary, Eucalyptus, Geranium, Lemon, Orange, Ginger
- Add to massage oil to support immunity
- Diffuse with peppermint to refresh a stale or musty room
- Add to DIY recipes for natural cleanser, lotion or linen sprays
- Dilute to 5% and apply directly to the blemish
Soothing Foot Soak
1 drop Tea Tree
3 drops Lavender
2 litres warm water
Optional: Epsom Salt
Mix oils and water together in a pail. Soak your feet for 15-20 minutes.
100ml unscented shampoo
7 drops Cedarwood
7 drops Rosemary
6 drops Tea Tree
30 grams aloe vera gel
5 drops Tea Tree
2 drops Peppermint
3 drops Lavender
Apply 2-3 times a day or as needed
Refreshing Linen Spray
15 drops Tea Tree
10 drops Lavender
10 drops Lemon
5 drops Peppermint
Optional: 30ml witch hazel
Add the above oils to a 120ml glass spray bottle and fill the rest with filtered water. Shake well before use. Spray all around the top of bedding, pillows, and couches. Shelf life: 1 week. Keep refrigerated to prolong shelf life.
May cause skin irritation
For external use only. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified practitioner. Do not use undiluted on skin. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions. Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs. Keep away from children and eyes. If pregnant, nursing or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. To extend shelf life keep in a cool dark place with cap tightly sealed or refrigerated.
The information provided is for educational purpose only. It is not considered complete. Talk to our aromatherapist to find out more about it.