Cajeput Essential Oil


It is known for producing a sensation of warmth. In Australia the crushed leaves and twigs have been utilized in traditional medicine applications.

ORIGIN Vietnam SCIENTIFIC NAME Melaleuca minor PARTS USED Leaves and twigs EXTRACTION METHOD Steam distillation NOTE CLASSIFICATION Top AROMA Strong, slightly sweet, camphoraceous, medicinal. BLENDS WELL WITH Clary sage, geranium, lavender, marjoram, oakmoss, pine, rosemary, spice oils, ylang ylang HERBAL MISCELLANY Cajeput is a good addition to bug repellants. It has a sweet, fruity middle note. PRECAUTIONS Oil Specific: Avoid while pregnant. May cause skin irritation. General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier. For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.