$3.00 (Incl. GST)
|Cajeput Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
|COMMON NAME||Cajeput Ambon|
|BOTANICAL NAME||Melaleuca cajeputi|
|PLANT PARTS USED||Leaves and twigs|
|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||Indonesia|
|The sharp, medicinal scent of Cajeput, similar to Eucalyptus, tells of its antiseptic and stimulating properties. It is also known as White Tea Tree and is an ingredient in the popular ‘Tiger Balm’.
Nature/Essence – Clarifying & Invigorating
FOR THE SKIN
Cajeput has antiseptic properties useful for acne, cold sores and other skin conditions where pain and infection are present.
FOR THE BODY
A primary use for Cajeput is as a respiratory antiseptic and expectorant to ease colds, coughs and congestion. Cajeput’s other main use is as a topical analgesic and antispasmodic, long used for its quick acting relief of muscle or joint aches and stiffness, and helpful for period pain, headaches and neuralgia.
FOR THE MIND
Cajeput helps clarify the mind, clearing a sluggish or foggy mental state.
FOR THE HOME
Cajeput is reported to have insect repellent properties.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Cedarwood, Cistus, Clove Bud, Oregano, Rosemary and Thyme.
|Appearance||Clear to yellow-green oil.|
|Odour Description||Medicinal, sweet, camphor.|
|Main Constituents||1,8-cineole, alpha-terpinol, linalool, alpha-pinene|
|Specific Gravity||Min 0.905||Max0.923|
|Optical Rotation||Min -4||Max +1|
|Refractive Index||Min 1.464||Max1.472|