Sc. Name: Melaleuca alternifolia
Tea tree is one of the most useful essential oils available, as it treats a wide range of ailments with swift efficiency. Also referred to as melaleuca, this essential oil is useful in formulating household cleansers, cleaning wounds, and eliminating fungal infections.
Use in the bath or shower for absorption and aromatherapy benefits. Diffuse it for aromatherapy benefits. Massage the diluted oil or use with compress in case of muscle pain and stiffness and apply neat on fungal infections and wounds.
Do not use tea tree essential oil internally. It can be a dermal irritant for sensitive individuals. Conduct a patch test before use. May cause skin irritation. Not safe for internal use.
Abscess, Acne, Analgesic, Animal bite, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Anti-inflammatory, Antimicrobial, Antiseptic, Antiviral, Arthritis, Athlete’s foot, Bedsores, Boil, Bronchitis, Burn, Cold, Cough, Cradle cap, Dandruff, Decongestant, Dental health, Diaper rash, Disinfectant, Expectorant, Flu, Fungicidal, Jock itch, Immune stimulant, Insecticide, Insect repellent, Intestinal parasites, Laryngitis, Oily hair, Oily skin, Rash, Ringworm, Sinus infection, Skin tags, Sunburn, Thrush, Wart, Whooping cough, Wounds