Botanical Name Melaleuca alternifolia
Tea Tree Oil (Melaleuca alternifolia) is belongs to Myrtaceae family and contains approx 230 plants species. It has very powerful antiseptic properties. It is also rich in oil with the glands prominent.
Tea Tree oil has been used for almost 90-100Years in Australia. Tea tree oil can be used in skin cleansers, antiseptic ointments and other infection washes.
Tea Tree Oil is extracted by the method of steam distillation from the leaves and twigs of the plant of tea tree.
It has a warm and light spicy, rather pungent smell and is water white clear liquid.
The main chemical composition of tea tree oil are a-pinene, b-pinene, sabinene, myrcene, limonene, 1,8-cineole, a-phellandrene, a-terpinene, y-terpinene, p-cymene, terpineolene, linalool, terpinene-4-ol and a-terpineol.
Bergamot, clove bud, clary sage and lavender.
Tea Tree Oil is very beneficial for our immune system.
It has balsamic properties that generally boost health.
Tea Tree oil is very useful for hair care. If you are suffer from dandruff and hair loss.
It is good for cold, cough and congestion. It can be rubbed on the chest and placed some drops on the pillow while sleeping.
It has also very useful for mosquitoes and insect killer.
Tea tree oil has a stimulant effect on blood circulation, hormone secretions and immune system.
Tea tree oil is great in face wash for acne.