Oil Name: Tea Tree Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Melaleuca alternifolia
Tea tree essential oil has a spicy, pungent smell and is very pale in color with a watery viscosity.
Originating in Australia, Tea tree oil is extracted by steam distillation.
Essential or Carrier Oil?
A-pinene, b-pinene, sabinene, myrcene, a-phellandrene, a-terpinene, limonene, 1,8-cineole, y-terpinene, p-cymene, terpinolene, linalool, terpinen-4-ol and a-terpineol.
Antimicrobial, Antiseptic, Antiviral, Bactericidal, Balsamic, Cicatrisant, Expectorant, Fungicide, Insecticide, Stimulant, Sudorific
Acne, Asthma, Athletes Foot, Catarrh, Colds and Flu, Congestion, Coughs, Rashes, Respiration, Sinusitis, Skin Infection, Skin Sores, Stress, Tension, Whooping Cough, Wounds
Irritant to Sensitive Skin
Detail of Warnings
Tea tree oil is considered a safe oil, as it is non-toxic and non-irritant, but some individuals show sensitizing to this oil.
Compatible Combination Oils
Cinnamon, Clary Sage, Clove, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh, Nutmeg, Rosemary, Rosewood, ThymeTags: Tea Tree Oil essential oils