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Tea Tree A Must For The Home First Aid Kit!

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Tea Tree is an essential for any first aid kit.  This powerful oil kills a number of bacteria, viruses and fungi.  Use as a disinfectant / antiseptic remedy. Useful for acne, athlete’s foot, blisters, burns, dandruff, herpes, insect bits, chest congestion, rashes, varicose veins, warts, wounds, infections and any viral related skin problems. 

IDEAS / USES:

Skin: Add 2 drops to 30ml carrier oil and apply to cold sores, athletes foot and fungal infections.

Diffuse: Add several drops of oil to an aromatherapy diffuser or spray bottle of water

Neat: use to heal acne, cuts and scrapes

Hair Care: Add 5 to 8 drops of oil to 4oz of unscented shampoo or conditioner for hair

Inhalation: Add 2 to 3 drops to a bowl of hot water then breathe in deeply with hands cupped over the nose. (if you add more accidently more than a couple of drops, throw away and re-do)

Massage: Add 7 to 12 drops to 2 oz carrier oil, rub into stressed area

Skin Care: Add several drop to 4oz unscented body lotion and body wash

May cause skin irritation in people with sensitive skin. If oxidized it may cause sensitization. If sensitive, use in low dilution when applying to the skin, such as in bath or massage oils. Can also be used undiluted on the skin for specific skin conditions, if tolerated.

ALL oils are wild-crafted, organic and un-sprayed, we can also provide you with a GC/MS report for every bottle! (that’s letting you know it’s as pure as you can get it, where it was harvested and when) If you would like a report for your batch of oil please leave a note at checkout.  We also store the oils in a special refrigerator at the gem shop which is purely for the oils for optimal storage! Yes, we LOVE oils!

Country of Origin: Australia

Cultivation: Distiller is Certified Organic

Extraction Method: Steam Distilled

Plant Part: Leaves

Botanical Family: Myrtaceae

Bottle: 15 ml

Name: Tea Tree (Melaleuca alternifolia)

Disclaimer: The information given is meant as a reference only, and not intended to treat or diagnose. Essential oils are for external use only.