Tea Tree (Melaleuca) Essential Oil - 5ml

Melaleuca Essential Oil - 5 ml AKA Tea Tree Oil | Antiviral Properties

Melaleuca Essential Oil, also known as Tea Tree Oil, is renowned for its cleansing and rejuvenating effect on the skin. It promotes healthy immune function, protects against environmental and seasonal threats, promotes a clear and healthy complexion, soothes minor skin irritations, and helps purify and freshen the air. New Directions Aromatics pure, unadulterated, therapeutic grade.

Melaleuca (Tea Tree Oil) Benefits: 

  • Renowned for its cleansing and rejuvenating effect on the skin 
  • Promotes healthy immune function 
  • Protects against environmental and seasonal threats 
  • Promotes a clear, healthy complexion 
  • Soothes minor skin irritations 
  • Helps purify and freshen the air 

Antiviral Properties
Melaleuca essential oil, also known as Tea Tree Oil, has antiviral properties. The term "antiviral" refers to something that is able to inhibit or stop the development, function, or replication of an infection-causing virus.

Botanical Name: Melaleuca alternifolia 

Main Constituents: 
Terpinen-4-ol: 42.27% 
1,8 Cineol: 2.39% 

Plant Part: Leaves 

Origin: Australia 

Processing Method: Steam Distilled 

Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, clear, pale yellow liquid. 

Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note with a medium aroma, Tee Tree has a fresh, slightly medicinal scent with characteristic woody, camphoraceous notes. 

Blends With: Cinnamon Bark, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh, Nutmeg, Rosewood, Rosemary and Thyme. 

Product Abstract: The Tea Tree is a small tree or shrub with needle-like leaves. It is also domestically referred to as Ti-Tree. It can grow up to 7 meters (20 feet) in height and thrives in marshy areas, though it is now cultivated in plantations. The aboriginal people of Australia have long used Tea tree Oil. Historically, the leaves were used as a substitute for tea, which is how it got its name. In World War II, the producers and the cutters of Tea Tree were exempt from military service until enough essential oil had been accumulated to accommodate the military's needs. Tea Tree is very robust and is ready for cutting only two years after its previous harvest. As Essential Oils have become more accepted by the public, the use of Tea Tree Oil has increased significantly. This is readily seen in the commercial products now using Tea Tree, although this grade is best used for therapeutic applications. This is one of the very few Essential Oils that can be applied to the skin 'neat', or without dilution, at a maximum rate of 3 drops.

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