The Tea tree essential oil is extracted by steam distillation process from the twigs and leaves of tea tree. The tea tree for collecting the beverage tea and tea tree for oil extraction, both are different from each other. The tea tree for essential oil, belongs to the family of Melaleuca Alternifolia. The origin of this plant is Southeast Queensland and New South Wales in Australia.
Basil, bergamot, black pepper, chamomile german, clary sage, clove
a-pinene, b-pinene, sabinene, myrcene, limonene
Tea Tree natural essential oil is called as healing oil. The oil is useful in fungal infection, fighting bacteria and viruses. The oil is used as an application on the wounds and rashes even. The other use of oil is its immunity enhancing property. the other uses of oil are; asthma, cough, whooping cough.
|Botonical Name||Melaleuca Alternifolia, M. Linariifolia, M.uncinta|
|Country of Origin||India|
|Color & Odor||Clear to pale yellow liquid @22Â°C with Camphoraceous odor|
|Solubility||Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils|
|Specific Gravity||0.895 @ 72Â°F|
|Refractive Index||1.4789 @ 72Â°F|
|Major Constituents||alpha-terpinene, gamma-terpinene, cymene, alpha-te|
|Extraction Method||Steam Distillation|
|Name||Tea Tree Essential Oil|