Like lavender, tea tree essential oil is one of the few essential oils that can be applied directly to the skin to fight acne and treat wounds.
It is a known antiseptic, and can be used on a variety of bacterial and fungal conditions. Tea tree is a first aid kit essential!
Blends well with: lavandin, lavender, clary sage, rosemary, pine, ylang ylang, geranium, marjoram, spice oils, especially clove bud and nutmeg
Cultivation method: certified organic
Latin name: melaleuca alternifolia
Country of origin: South Africa
Extraction method: steam distillation
Part distilled: needles
Odour: sweet, fresh, herbaceous
Disclaimer: Perform a small skin test before applying to skin. Consult a qualified practitioner before taking internally. Consult a physician before use if you are pregnant. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes. The information listed above is for educational purposes only. It is not meant to diagnose, treat, prevent, or cure any diseases.