Botanical Name: Melaleuca alternifolia
Plant Part: Leaves
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Product Description: The Tea Tree Oil is extracted from Melaleuca alternifolia of the Myrtaceae family. Oil is extracted from the leaves and twigs by the process of steam distillation and has a light, spicy and rather pungent smell.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.
Storage: It is recommended that oils packaged in metal containers (for safe shipping), be transferred into dark glass containers to maintain freshness and attain maximum shelf life.