Tea Tree, Melaleuca alternifolia Origin: Australia Extraction: Steam distilled, Leaves
Herbaceous, fresh and green aroma. A cleansing and purifying essential oil with analgesic, antimicrobial, decongestant, healing, stimulant and deodorant properties. Helps heal wounds and ease inflammation, reducing symptoms of acne, burns, sunburn, insect bites, eczema and fungal infections. Also known to boost respiratory function.
Use to help: Cleanse and tone oily, combination and acne -prone skin. Revitalize and moisturize tired and congested complexions. Treat dandruff and head lice. Eliminate odour causing bacteria. Disinfect, clean and freshen surfaces around the home. In your medicine kit as an antiseptic. Repel insects.
Diffuser: Add 2 to 3 drops into a diffuser and let the therapeutic aroma fill the atmosphere.
Perfume: Apply 1-2 drops to your scarf or the inside of your shirt and wear as a perfume.
Body massage: We recommend 10 drops of essential oil per 20ml of massage oil. (2.5% dilution). Pump a small amount into your palms and rub together to warm and spread the oil. Massage, using long flowing strokes towards the heart, into freshly cleansed skin until absorbed.
Facial massage: We recommend 1-2 drops of essential oil per 5ml of facial oil. Pump a small amount into your palms and rub together to warm and spread the oil. Massage into freshly cleansed face, neck and decolletage until absorbed.
Bathing: Dilute 5 drops of essential oil to a tablespoon of carrier oil then add to hot water and agitate the surface, then immerse and enjoy.
Inhale straight out of the bottle for a few seconds throughout the day.
Store below 30c and away from direct sunlight. To ensure skin compatibility, patch test first. If irritation occurs, discontinue use and seek medical advice.