BOTANICAL NAME: Melaleuca (from Greek melas - black and leukos - white, of many species the trunk is black and the shoots are white) alternifolia
EXTRACTION: Steam Distilled
DESCRIPTION: The tea tree, or Melaleuca alternifolia, is a tree native to Southeast Queensland and New South Wales in Australia. The leaves and twigs of this tree are steam distilled to create an essential oil with a fresh camphorous odor. Tea tree oil contains powerful monoterpenes terpinen-4-ol, pinene and terpineol that have a purifying effects on the skin.
KEY COMPONENTS: Terpinen-4-ol, a-Pinene a-Terpineol
FOUND IN: CLEANSE - Tea Tree + Aloe