Cajeput Essential Oil

Certified Organic

  • OG
  • Melaleuca leucadendra
  • Origin: Vietnam
Cajeput Essential Oil

SKU
eo_caj1/2

Parts Used

Leaves and twigs

Extraction Method

Steam distillation

Note Classification

Top

Aroma

Strong, slightly sweet, camphoraceous, medicinal.

Overview

It is known for producing a sensation of warmth. In Australia the crushed leaves and twigs have been utilized in traditional applications.

Packaging

1/2 oz., 1 oz., and 2 oz. essential oils are packaged in amber glass bottles with drop reducers for easy application. Larger sizes are packaged in amber screw cap bottles and do not come with reducers or droppers.

Blends Well With

Clary sage, geranium, lavender, marjoram, oakmoss, pine, rosemary, spice oils, ylang ylang

Herbal Miscellany

Cajeput is a good addition to DIY outdoor body sprays. It has a sweet, fruity middle note.

Precautions

This oil may be high in 1,8-cineole, which can cause CNS and breathing problems in young children. Never use essential oils undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children.

Before using topically, perform a small patch test on your inner forearm or back by applying a small quantity of diluted essential oil and apply a bandage. Wash the area if you experience any irritation. If no irritation occurs after 48 hours it is safe to use on your skin.

For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration.
This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.