Tea Tree Oil
Tea tree essential oil is derived from a plant with a long and fascinating history. Melaleuca alternifolia originates in Australia and has been used as a medicine by the aboriginal people groups there for thousands of years. Native healers sometimes stuffed a sick person’s pillow with these leaves, believing that they would provide the patient with a restful night’s sleep due to their decongestant properties.
Tea Tree is an excellent immune stimulant, helping the body fight infections. Its considered one of the best antibacterial oils in aromatherapy. Try doing a steam with a drop of Tea Tree to help break up mucus and relieve congestion.
Tea tree oil contains 1, 8 cineole and terpinen-4-ol, components known to be antimicrobial agents that make this essential oil powerful in fighting against germs and bacteria. It is also an anti-fungal helping to clear fungal infections in nails and toenails.
Diffuse this essential oil to clean and purify the air, boost your immune system and help clear out a cough or cold.
Tea Tree essential oil is also used for mouth sores. It cleanses the mouth and helps to heal gums. Try mixing a drop into a small bowl of toothpaste and brushing daily with this mixture for improved gum health.
It can also be used as a mouthwash to help kill germs naturally.
Tea tree oil is used to help with acne breakouts. Rub a small drop directly on the affected area to help clear acne.
Tea Tree essential oil is mainly used for its medicinal properties, but it can also uplift spiritually and emotionally. It increases confidence and strength, and can help fight feelings of negativity.
Our Tea Tree essential oil is steam distilled from the organic leaves of the Malaleuca alternifolia plant.
Non-toxic. It can cause skin irritation if oil is oxidized and in people with sensitive skin.