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Tea Tree, Melaleuca alternifolia
|Botanical Source: leaves
Physical and Psychological Effects: Tea tree is the great bacteria fighter! It is antifungal, antiviral and antibacterial. It can be effectively used for infections, wounds, insect bites, respiratory problems, and skin problems such as acne. It is friendly and uplifting. It is also useful for dandruff.
Blends Well With: bergamot, black pepper, lavender, rosemary, lemon, chamomile roman, eucalyptus, clarysage, juniper berry, peppermint, clove, ylang, ylang, geranium
Fragrance: Middle note; camphorous, sharp, spicy and medicinal. Has a sweet, fresh aroma. Herbal undertones.
Cautions: May irritate sensitive skin.