Cajeput

cajeput

Cajeput blends well with clary sage, geranium, lavender, marjoram, oakmoss, pine, rosemary, spice oils, ylang ylang

Contra-indication: Avoid while pregnant. May cause skin irritation.

It comes in either 5ml or 15ml

S$6.00/5ml

S$14.20/15ml

 

Cajeput (Melaleuca leucadendra)
Country : Indonesia
Method : Steam distillation
Scent : Strong, slightly sweet, camphoraceous, medicinal aroma ; (top note)
Properties/Uses:

  • Its insecticidal properties are so strong that its diluted solution can be sprayed or vaporized with the help of a vaporizer to drive away mosquitoes, ants, and many other types of pests (of course, not cockroaches) from the rooms
  • antiseptic
  • bactericide
  • Decongestant & Expectorant
  • Analgesic – headache
  • anti-spasmodic and relieves cramps
  • emenagogue
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 you are pregnant, kindly consult your doctor before using. 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.

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.