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Cajeput Essential Oil

  • Melaleuca leucadendra
  • Origin: Vietnam
Cajeput Essential Oil


Parts Used

Leaves and twigs

Extraction Method

Steam distillation

Note Classification



Strong, slightly sweet, camphoraceous, medicinal.


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


1/2 oz. and 1 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 bug repellants. It has a sweet, fruity middle note.


Oil Specific: Avoid while pregnant. May cause skin irritation.
General: As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.

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This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.