Tea Tree essential oil has over 92 different compounds and limitless applications. The leaves of the Tea Tree tree were used by the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples for centuries. They would apply crushed leaves directly to the skin for a cooling effect. Tea Tree is best known for its cleansing properties. It can be used to cleanse and clarify the skin and nails and to support a healthy looking complexion. Diffusing Tea Tree will help freshen the scent of the air.
HOW TO USE:
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of choice.
Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with a carrier oil to minimise any skin sensitivity. See additional precautions below.
- Aroma: Herbaceous, green, leathery
Collection: Steam distillation of Leaf
- Main Constituents: Terpinen-4-ol, γ-terpinene, α-terpinene
- Cautions: Keep out of reach of children. Not to be taken. Possible skin sensitivity. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician.
What Else Is Tea Tree Essential Oil Used For?
You can also use Tea Tree as a surface cleaner and purifier. Add a few drops of Tea Tree to a spray bottle filled with water and use on hard surfaces to deodorize and clean. Also try spraying the inside of stinky shoes or your gym bag.
Versatile and easy to use, Tea Tree Touch is great to keep on hand when you're on the go. It is already diluted with Fractionated Coconut Oil and comes in a roll-on bottle.