EcoOils TEA TREE OIL
The Australian aboriginals are said to have used the tea tree leaves for ages to combat cold, viruses and flu, cuts, burns and various other infections, by just crushing and applying the leaves on the affected area. Tea tree oil contains a chemical called terpenoid that is responsible for its medicinal properties. And we can therefore use tea tree oil as an antiseptic and anti-infective to cure bacterial and fungal infections.Aroma Fresh, Warm, and Spicy-Campherous Aroma.
Traditional Use. The aboriginal people of Australia have long used Tea tree oil; similarly, Tea tree has a long history of use within the field of aromatherapy. In World War Two, the producers and the cutters of Tea Tree were exempt from military service until enough essential oil had been accumulated. The oil was a highly valued product as it was issued to each soldier and sailor as part of their kit in order to treat tropical infections and infected wounds.
Properties: Antiseptic, Antibacterial, Fungicidal, Antiviral
How to Use: Topical, Massage, Bath, Diffuse, Inhalation
Blends well with Clary Sage, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Geranium, German Chamomile, Lavender, Lemon, Oregano, Peppermint, Rosemary and Ylang Ylang.
Safety Generally considered safe. Not for internal uses.