Tea Tree Essential Oil
Tea tree oil is defined by the International Standard by its active constituents, containing terpinen-4-ol, γ-terpinene, and α-terpinene as about 70% to 90% of whole oil, while ρ-cymene, terpinolene, α-terpineol, and α-pinene collectively account for some 15% of the oil.
The compound Terpinen-4-ol which is thought to be the responsible for fighting all three categories of infectious organisms (Bacteria, Fungi, and Viruses). It is well known for its properties as an antibacterial, antimicrobial, antiseptic, antiviral, balsamic, cicatrisant, expectorant, fungicide, insecticide, stimulant and sudorific substance.
- Help reduce UV-induced erythema
- Improves and soothes acne-prone skin
- Helps reduce dandruff and soothes itchy and irritable scalp
- Helps reduce fungal foot related problems
- Preservative Booster
May cause an allergic skin reaction.
Risks of explosion of the product in presence of mechanical impact due to its highly combustible nature