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Tea Tree Essential Oil

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Tea Tree essential oil, (Melaleuca alternifolia) by dis natuurlik. is imported from Australia, where the oil is made by steam distilling the leaves which produces a pure essential oil, that smells medicinal, woody, fresh, earthy & herbal, bottled locally in South Africa.

Used for centuries to help coughs & colds, skin conditions and a whole host of other ailments, it has become one of the most popular essential oils in aromatherapy today and it works well in aromatherapy blends with other essential oils like Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Lemon, Marjoram, Nutmeg, Pine Needle & Rose.

This oil also has 10 powerful health benefits, read the rest of this essential oil profile below for a comprehensive look at this amazing oil and its uses.

Use caution when using this oil, all essential oils should be diluted before using topically.

Available in the following sizes: 20ml, 50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1L, 5L, 20L, 25L

Packaged in either Glass or HDPE containers, you can expect a shelf life of 5 years.*

This Tea Tree essential oil is part of the dis natuurlik. Essential Oil Collection

Tea Tree Leaves - Tea Tree Essential oil

10 Benefits of Tea Tree Essential Oil:

  • Inhibits the growth of microbes, bacteria, viruses, parasites and fungi.
  • Powerful remedy for coughs, colds and even bronchitis, clears congestion and provide relief.
  • Potent antimicrobial properties and active compounds that stimulate the respiratory system.
  • Tea Tree Oil is sudorific, which means that it promotes sweating which helps with the removal of toxins from the body.
  • Extremely popular in aromatherapy thanks to its stimulating effect on hormones, circulation and the immune system, which can all improve health and wellbeing.
  • Strong antibacterial and antiseptic properties, which helps to kill the bacteria found in your mouth that can cause bad breath and other problems like gingivitis.
  • Natural remedy for acne and breakouts, thanks to its powerful antibacterial compounds which work to deeply cleanse the skin and purify pores.
  • Calms skin and soothes irritations and wounds, with its anti-inflammatory properties.
  • As a cicatrizant, this oil is very helpful in treating scars and scabs that help to protect serious wounds from infection, thus, serving as an effective vulnerary.
  • Powerful active chemical compounds found within this essential oil work speedily together to repair, strengthen and protect the epidermis, helping to heal cuts and wounds faster.
  • Blemishes, acne marks, pigmentation or even rosacea, can be treated with this essential oil which also helps to reignite your skin’s radiance and even out skin tone.

Tea Tree Essential Oil Uses:

  • Diffuse the Tea Tree essential oil to help you to focus while studying or reading.
  • Thanks to its antibacterial properties, Tea Tree Oil works very well as a natural laundry freshener, especially when laundry is musty or even mouldy.
  • You can even apply it to your shoes or feet, in order to eliminate any unpleasant smells.

Tea Tree Essential Oil Usage Instructions:

  • Diffusion: Use five to six drops in a diffuser/ oil burner of your choice.
  • Topical use: Apply this oil to your skin by mixing no more than 4-5 drops of this oil for every 5ml of body lotion or carrier oil. (Always dilute essential oils with a carrier oil to minimise any skin sensitivity.) For more information on the safe usage of this essential oil, read the comprehensive safety and warnings section below.
  • Essential oil perfume: Add 80 drops of carrier oil to an amber bottle (50ml+), With a dropper, add in 10 drops of essential oils that contain base notes, followed by 5 drops of headnotes, and 5 drops of heart notes, seal the bottle and shake well, label and store in a cool dark place. 

Tea tree Essential Oil Properties:


Pure Tea tree Essential Oil

Botanical name:

Melaleuca alternifolia

Botanical family:


Quality grade:

Therapeutic Grade

Main Usage:

Aromatherapy & Natural perfumery

Main chemical constituents:

Terpinene-4-ol, Gamma-Terpinene, a-Terpinene, Terpinolene, 1,8-Cineole, a-Terpineol, p-Cymeme, a-Pinene

Country of origin & Cultivation method:

Wild harvested in Australia

Extraction method & Plant part:

Steam distillation of the leaves

Perfumery notes & fragrance profile / aromas:

Middle note, Fresh, woody, earthy, camphoraceous, herbaceous

Blends well with:

Bergamot, Black Pepper, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Cypress, Eucalyptus, French Lavender, Geranium, Grapefruit, Juniper Berry, Lemon, Marjoram, Nutmeg, Pine Needle, Rose, Rosemary, Sweet Orange

Safety & Warnings:

  • A skin test is recommended prior to use, dilute with a suitable carrier oil before using topically to lower the risk of skin sensitisation and or irritation.
  • Skin sensitivity in rare cases
  • Do not use near broken skin or internally
  • Do not ingest, If swallowed, it can cause loss of muscle coordination and confusion. Ingestion may also affect hormones in males who have not reached puberty.
  • Avoid the use of this oil on your skin if the oil has oxidised
  • Keep out of reach of children.
  • Pregnant, nursing or under a doctors care? Consult your Healthcare Physician for the correct application of this product.
  • Avoid contact with your eyes, inner ears and sensitive areas.

Tea Tree Essential Oil Product Specifications & Options:

Quality Grade:

Therapeutic Grade Essential Oil (A-Grade)

Available in the following sizes:

20ml, 50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1L, 5L, 20L, 25L

Wholesale Tea Tree Essential Oil:

Available in various 20ml wholesale pack sizes, suitable for Resellers:

5 Units, 25 Units and 50 units+

Contact us for more information and pricing.

Bulk Tea Tree Essential Oil:

Available in various bulk sizes, suitable for Manufacturers:

50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1L, 5L, 20L & 25L

Contact us for more information and pricing.

Packaging types:

Glass dropper bottle for (20ml, 50ml, 100ml)

Glass Bottle for (500ml)

Plastic HDPE jerry can for (1L, 5L, 20L, 25L)

Shelf Life:

Up to 5 years shelf life, if proper storage instructions are followed.

Please refer to the packaging labels for expiry dates.

Storage Instructions:

* Pure Essential oils like this Tea tree essential oil should be kept in a cool (below 22°C) dark place (no sunlight) to maintain freshness & to obtain maximum shelf life.