Cajeput Essential Oil

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Cajeput Essential Oil

Cajeput is a small tree with a tolerably erect but crooked trunk; a soft, thick, spongy, whitish, ash-coloured bark; and scattered branches, with the slender twigs often drooping as completely as in the weeping willow (Salix Babylonica). The leaves are alternate, most frequently vertical, short-stalked, narrow- lanceolate, while young, sericeous, sometimes slightly falcate, entire, from 3 to 5 inches long, and from 1/2 to 3/4 of an inch broad; and very aromatic when bruised.


Botanical Name: Melaleuca Leucadendron Cajeputi
Origin: Indonesia
Family: Myrtaceae
Plant Part: Leaves & Twigs
Extraction Method: Steam Distillation
Note: Middle
Colour: Pale yellow
Consistency: Light
Aromatic Scent: The essential oil of Cajeput has a fresh, camphorous aroma with a slight fruity note.
Aromatic Strength: Medium
Blends Well With: Cedarwood, Clove Bud, Labdanum, Rosemary and Thyme.
Common Uses: Cajeput is great for muscular aches and pains, stiff joints etc and also for respiratory problems, colds, flu etc.
History: It is variously known as White tea-tree, Broad-leaved tea-tree, Paper-barked tea-tree, Swamp tea-tree, and White-wood. The essential oil has been part of traditional medicine since ancient times.


Cautions: No known toxicity. Avoid during pregnancy.
Never use pure oils on the skin without diluting, never use internally, keep away from children and eyes, always check if there are any medical issues which could cause a problem. Seek help if you have any doubts.
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