Essential Oils

Tea Tree oil (Melaleuca alternifolia)

Sources:  Australia Extraction: Steam distilled Note: Middle Scent: Sharp, fresh, woody, camphorous Key points: Stimulates the immune system Good for respiratory diseases Useful for infections Used topically for acne (diluted)   Properties:  anti-microbial, anti-fungal, antibacterial, antiparasitic, analgesic, antiviral, antiseptic, decongestant, expectorant, immunostimulant, insecticide. Uses:  room disinfectant, combat colds and flus, …

Finding Quality Essential Oils

What to look for when shopping for oils When using essential oils for aromatherapy, it is important to choose pure, unadulterated oils. Essential oils are widely used in food and cosmetics and these industries demand consistency, so oils are sometimes altered so that they have the exact same chemical make-up …