Explore the many therapeutic application for New Roots Herbal’s Tea Tree Essential Oil! Diffuse this unique scent into the air of your home or in a yoga studio.
The essential oil from the leaves and twigs are employed in aromatherapy for relief of cough, colds, and congestion, and topically for its antifungal action on nail infections.
Known for its antifungal activities and native to Australia, steam-distilled tea tree oil has a history of use among its indigenous peoples dating back centuries.
Remember: A little goes a long way, with a 1% dilution ratio recommended for topical use.
Adults: • For topical use: Mix 99 drops of carrier oil with 1 drop of essential oil for topical application. Make extra oil using the same dilution (1% essential oil/99% carrier oil). Rub and/or massage into skin until solution vanishes. For local application (10% or less of body surface area): Apply to affected area up to 3 times per day. For body massage (more than 10% of the body surface area): Apply once daily. Do not use essential oils undiluted. • Not for oral use. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes; if this happens, rinse thoroughly with vegetable oil. For occasional use only.
|Each drop contains:|
|Organic tea tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) leaf or twig essential oil||100%|
|Active compounds: Terpinen-4-ol, alpha- and gamma-terpinene.|
Cautions and warnings: If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Center. Consult a health-care practitioner prior to use in case of epilepsy or asthma, or if symptoms persist or worsen. Avoid exposure of treated areas to the sun.
Contraindications: Do not use if you are pregnant or breast-feeding; or if you have broken, irritated, or sensitive skin.
Known adverse reactions: Discontinue use if you experience nausea, dizziness, headache, or an allergic reaction.
Do not use if seal is broken. Keep out of reach of children.