Melaleuca Alternifolia Essential Oil (Melaleuca alternifolia) is highly regarded for its wide range of uses against microbes due to high levels of terpinenol-4. It supports the immune system* and is beneficial for the skin. Melaleuca Alternifolia is commonly known as Tea Tree Oil.
Historical Data: Highly regarded agent against microbes, fungus, parasites, and inflammation. It has high levels of terpinenol-4.
Terpinenol-4 — 30-45%
Gamma Terpinene — 10-28%
Alpha-Terpinene — 5-13%
1,8 Cineole (Eucalyptol) — 0-15%
Alpha-Terpineol — 1.5-8%
Alpha-Pinene — 1-6%
Concha JM, et al. 1998 Wiliam J. Stickel Bronze Award. "Antifungal activity of Melaleuca Alternifolia (tea-tree) oil against various pathogenic organisms." J Am Podiatr Med Assoc. 1998;88(10):489-92.
Hammer KA, et al. "In vitro susceptibilities of lactobacilli and organisms associated with bacterial vaginosis to Melaleuca Alternifolia (tea tree) oil."Antimicrob Agents Chemother. 1999;43(1):196.
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