Tea Tree Organic Essential Oil - Malaleuca Alternifolia
A very special and unique oil as it is the only oil that has been proven to have an effect on the three types of infection that attack the body; viruses, fungi and bacteria. Tea tree is therefore most useful as both a preventative and for treating infection. Needless to say, this oil is very useful for when feeling run-down, with a cold or flu.
A useful first aid tool, Tea tree may be used neat on the skin to tackle any fungal, viral and most skin ailments such as cold sores, spots, athlete’s foot, warts, verrucas, boils, blisters, infected wounds, sunburn, rashes and itchy skin.
To use in larger areas of skin, it needs then to be diluted, it can then be of great use as a chest and neck massage oil to tackle colds, flu, catarrh and glandular fever. Traditionally Tea tree has been used to cleanse the body of viruses as it promotes perspiration and has antiviral, antiseptic and bactericidal properties.
As if all this was not sufficient reason for us to have Tea tree in our lives, it also revitalises both body and mind.