otanical Name: Melaleuca alternifolia Origin: Australia Processing Method: Steam Distilled Plant Part: leaves and twigs Aromatic Note: Top note Common Uses: antibacterial, anti-infectious, anti-inflammatory, antifungal, antimicrobial, antiseptic, antiviral, bactericidal, cicatrisant, expectorant, immune stimulant, insecticide, parasiticide, vulnerary, mental clarity, stability under stress, trauma and shock, aches and pains, respiratory conditions, acne, athletes feet, blisters, burns, cuts, insect bites, wounds, dandruff, lice, thrush. Info: Tea tree is unusual in that it can fight a variety of infectious organisms such as bacteria, fungi and viruses. Disclaimer: Aromatherapy and cosmetic use only. Not recommended for candles. Not for internal use. Keep away from children and pets. Do not use directly on skin. Must be diluted prior to use.