About Moksha Tea Tree Oil:
Botanical Name: Melaleuca alternifolia
Plant Part: Leaves
Extraction Method: Steam
Color: Pale yellow to colorless
Common Uses: Tea Tree essential oil is best known as a very powerful immune stimulant. It can help to fight all three categories of infectious organisms (Bacteria, Fungi, and Viruses), and there is evidence that Tea Tree oil massage prior to an operation may help to fortify the body and reduce post-operative shock, Used in vapor therapy, Tea Tree oil can help with colds, measles, sinusitis and viral infections. For skin and hair, Tea Tree has been used to combat acne, oily skin, head lice and dandruff. As essential oils have become more accepted by the public, the use of Tea Tree has increased significantly. This can be readily evidenced by the commercial products now using Tea Tree essential oil.
Strength of Aroma: Medium to Strong
Blends well with: Tea Tree essential oil blends particularly well with Cinnamon, Clary sage, Clove, Geranium, Lavender, Lemon, Myrrh, Nutmeg, Rosewood, Rosemary and Thyme.
Aromatic Scent: Tee Tree essential oil has a fresh, Antiseptic and medicinal scent. It also has characteristic mint and spice back-notes.
Cautions: Tea Tree essential oil may cause dermal sensitization in some people. Do not take internally.
Please note, the International Federation of Aromatherapists do not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy.
How I Use Moksha Tea Tree Oil:
Tea Tree oil is known for its Anti-Microbial properties. It’s a boon for acne prone skin. Generally tea tree toner or face wash is recommended for acne prone skin which reliefs the skin from pimples causing microbes. For my dry skin this is not of much use but still I manage take advantage of this in few ways:
- As a foot soak which makes them uber clean and smelling cleaner & totally free of germs.
- Few drops in bathing water to overcome body odour in sweaty summers.
- This is effective for treating dandruff. You can add few drops in your shampoo & wash your hair as usual.
- As it helps in keeping germs at bay can be used to clean kitchen surfaces or floors or even few drops can be added to your laundry.
Apart from the above mentioned ways Tea Tree oil is helpful in getting rid of many health ailments like cold, flu, congestion, microbial infections, skin allergies etc but its always advisable to consult your doctor before using this for treatment.
Tea Tree oil has strong anti microbial propertied helps in curing many body infections & disinfecting surfaces. It is also highly recommended for treating dandruff & lices. Good for acne prone skin. Helpful for getting rid of body odour & relaxing feet. You can buy good quality essential oils from Moksha through their website. But make sure to consult your doctor before using them for treatment purpose.
For information on Moksha products visit their website HERE.
PS: Product sent by brand for consideration. This however has not affected my review.