USDA Organic Tea Tree Essential Oil
Tea Tree is a popular oil for henna mixes, it's a high quality oil that is well regulated by the Australian government. To achieve the darkest, most reliable henna stains, use quality essential oils high in mono-terpene alcohols, or ‘terps’. Essential oils are the secret to rich, dark stains even on the hardest to stain parts of the body like backs and bellies.
If you haven't used a premium 'terp' before, you will amazed at what happens with your henna paste. Henna Caravan uses only the highest quality of pure, 100% natural essential oils. We have chosen our variety of essential oil 'terps' carefully based on their chemical makeup and ability to produce optimal results safely and without irritation.
NAME: Tea Tree, Organic
SPECIES: Melaleuca Alternifolia
SAFETY DATA: Non-toxic, non-sensitizing, may irritate skin in high concentrations. As with all essential oils, never use undiluted, in eyes or on mucus membranes.
METHOD: Steam Distilled
AROMA: Shares properties with Cajeput and Eucalyptus in chemistry and aroma but has a stronger smell that is powerful, warm, spicy, earthy and camphoraceous.
DESCRIPTION: A small tree from Australia with needle-like leaves and heads of sessile yellow or purplish flowers. Closely related to other members of the Melaleuca group, notably Eucalyptus, Niaouli and Tea tree.
BLENDS WELL WITH: Basil, bergamot, black pepper, chamomile german, clary sage, clove, cypress, eucalyptus, geranium, juniper, lavender, lemon, marjoram, nutmeg, oakmoss, oregano, peppermint, pine, ravensara, rosemary, thyme, ylang ylang.
For the darkest henna stains, naturally and safely, combine Henna powder, Tea Tree Essential Oil Blend, Lemon Juice and Sugar.
Melaleuca Alternifolia (Australia) Tea Tree, USDA Organic
Love the rich, dark stain that this provides for my henna paste!