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Tea Tree Essential Oil

Tea Tree Essential OilTea Tree Essential Oil is a very widely used essential oil produced by steam distillation from the leaves of a plant named Tea Tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) which is native to Australia. This plant received its name because centuries ago the leaves of this tree were used as a substitution for tea. Indigenous people of Australia have bee using leaves of tea tree externally to treat various skin problems, infections and other health conditions. (more…)