The Organic Witch
Certified Aromatherapist

Tea Tree Essential Oil - Organic & Non-Organic Available

BOTANICAL NAME: melaleuca alternifolia
ORIGIN: South Africa(organic), China (non-organic)
PARTS USED: leaves, twigs
FOOD GRADE: yes
GMO CONTENT: none
FRAGRANCE: camphorous, herbal, spicy, woodsy
BLENDS WELL WITH: clove, lavender, lemon, marjoram, nutmeg, pine, rosemary, ylang ylang.
PHYSICAL & AROMATIC BENEFITS: abrasions, abscesses, acne, antibacterial, antifungal, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic, antiviral, athlete's foot, blisters, boils, bronchitis, candida, catarrh, chlamydia, cold sores, colds, cuts, cuts, ear infections, febrifuge, herpes, influenza, insect bites, jock itch, mumps, pneumonia, ringworm, shock, sinusitis, sunburns, thrush, tonsillitis, toothaches, vaginal infections, warts, wounds, yeast infections, cleansing, cooling, energizing, stimulating, uplifting.
MAGICAL USES: purification.

GCMS Information for Organic:

 Chemical Constituents %
Terpinolene-4-ol 37.98
gamma-Terpinene 22.31
alpha-Terpinene 10.29
Terpinolene 4.38
alpha-Pinene+alpha-Thujene 3.7
P-cymene 2.23
alpha-Terpineol 2.14
Aromadendrene 1.47
Eucalyptol 3.8
Viridiflorene  1.16

GCMS Information for Non-Organic:

Chemical Constituents %
Terpinene-4-Ol 41.55
gamma-Terpinene 21.04
alpha-Terpinene 10.19
alpha-Terpinolene 3.11
alpha-Pinene 5.33
Eucalyptol 1.68
alpha-Terpineol 7.38
p-Cymene 1.75

Limonene 1.06

Cadinene 1.11

Definitions of Therapeutic Properties:

Antibacterial: kills or inhibits bacteria.
Antimicrobial: capable of destroying or inhibiting the growth of microbes.
Antiseptic: a substance that inhibits the growth and reproduction of microorganisms.
Antiviral: inhibiting the growth and reproduction of a virus.
Cicatrizant: a healing agent.
Expectorant: a substance used to cause or induce expulsion of phlegm from the lungs.
Fungicidal: having the ability to control or destroy fungus.
Insecticide: a substance used to kill insects.
Stimulant: increases physiological or nervous activity in the body.
Sudorific: produces sweat.
 
Safety Warning: No threats have been found for using tea tree essential oil. Never ingest essential oils without a prescription. Tea Tree is one of the very few essential oils that does not need to be mixed with a carrier oil when applying to skin.


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*** The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. In addition, Essential Oils must be properly diluted before use in order to avoid any damages to property or adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm).