Synonyms: MQV, Paperbark Tree, Niaouli ct. cineole, Melaleuca quinquenervia ct. 1,8-cineole
Cultivation: USDA and EcoCert organic cultivation in France
Composition: 100% Niaouli leaf essential oil, certified organic by USDA and EcoCert
Extraction: Water-steam distillation of Niaouli leaves
Active Constituents: Oxides, monoterpenes: cineole
Color: Colorless to pale yellow
About: Niaouli’s scent is cooling, clearing, and camphorous with an earthy undertone. The distillation of the leaves produces the essential oil. Niaouli is related to Tea Tree and its properties are similar. Niaouli, however, is gentle on the skin. Well-known for cleansing and immune support, Niaouli can be applied to yellowed nails, itchy feet, and blemishes. Diffuse to clear and cleanse air and add it to soaps and household cleaners to naturally clean skin and surfaces.
Common Uses: Niaouli essential oil can support the immune system during flu and cold season, promote clear lungs and sinuses, help maintain calm and clear skin, and support balanced bacteria on nails and feet. For these purposes the oil can be added to diffusers, vapor rubs, and skin care formulas. For occasional blemishes, mix 1 drop Niaouli and 1 drop Lavender and apply to area of concern.
Blending Recommendations: The potent, medicinal scent of Niaouli has musky undertones and fresh, astringent top notes. It is most commonly used in topical home remedies and cleaners.
Bay Laurel, Cedar Atlas, Carrot Seed, German Chamomile, Roman Chamomile, Clove, Cypress, Eucalyptus (all varieties), Frankincense, Geranium Rose, Helichrysum, Inula, Lavender, Myrrh, Palmarosa, Peppermint, Ravintsara, Rosemary Cineole, Rosemary Verbenone, Sandalwood, Spikenard, Tansy, Tea Tree, Thyme Linalol, Yarrow.
Safety Information: Do not apply near the face of children.
Maximum Adult Dilution: 20%; 120 drops per ounce of carrier
Shelf Life: 4 years
Storage: Store upright, cap closed, out of direct heat and sunlight.
Notes: Non-GMO, No pesticides, No insecticides, No additives, Gluten free, Vegan, Cruelty free, No carrier oil added.