|Eucalyptol (1,8 Cineole)
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.