Tea Tree essential oil has over 92 different compounds and limitless applications. The leaves of the tea tree were used by the Aborigines for centuries. They would crush the leaves and inhale the oil to promote feelings of clear breathing and apply the leaves directly to the skin for a cooling effect. Tea tree is best known for its purifying properties. It can be used to cleanse and purify the skin and nails and to support a healthy complexion.
Taken internally, Tea Tree promotes healthy immune function*, and can be used as a disinfectant on surfaces throughout the home. Tea Tree is frequently used on occasional skin irritations to soothe the skin and diffusing will help purify and freshen the air.