Cajeput, Ambon Essential Oil

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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
 
SKIN ICON 72pxFOR THE SKIN
Cajeput has antiseptic properties useful for acne, cold sores and other skin conditions where pain and infection are present.
 
 
BODY ICON 72pxFOR 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.
 
MIND ICON 72pxFOR THE MIND
Cajeput helps clarify the mind, clearing a sluggish or foggy mental state.
 
HOME ICON 72pxFOR 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

Typical GC analysis
CAJEPUT-551
- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only.
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Perform a patch test prior to use

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