Thursday, July 14, 2011

Tea Tree Oil Introduction

I use various essential oils for purposes of cleaning to health related situations. Although I do not consider myself to be an expert in any way, I am learning. The information I am presenting here is from searching the internet.

Each day, I will address various aspects of Tea Tree Oil. Please see the following list with the date of posting and a link to each regarding the various topics that are presented. On each topic, I will make sure I give reference to the main source of information that I used. However, in many cases, there is most likely many sources I consulted before I wrote this blog post. Not all sources will be identified as you are free to search the internet for corresponding sources of information and verify the information from my own research.


Tea Tree Oil Series Introduction

Tea Tree oil is extracted from the leaves of the plant known as Melaleuca Alternifolia. Some cultures such as the Australian aborigines have used Tea Tree Oil for centuries as an antiseptic and anti-fungal treatment. It is also great as an insect repellent for both you and your garden.(1)


List Of Topics
7/14/11 - Introduction to Tea Tree Oil Series
7/15/11 - Uses Of Tea Tree Oil
7/16/11 - Tea Tree Oil Cautions and Toxicity
7/17/11 - How To Make Tea Tree Oil Spray
7/18/11 - Where To Buy Tea Tree Oil



Sources Of Information:
1) Gardenmandy.com - Tea Tree Oil For Bug Repellent & Everything Else
2) Mayo Clinic - Tea Tree Oil
3) Mayo Clinic - Sources and References
4) Natural Remedies-Review.com - Tea Tree Oil Spray
5) Ananda Apothecary - Essential Oil Supplier
6) Clean House, Clean Planet (Book by Karen Logan)


Disclaimer: Since I am not a licensed medical physician, please consult any necessary medical personnel before applying any of the information you read on this blog. The information presented here is for informational purposes only and should not be taken as medical advice. Please consult your medical health care provider before making any health care or medical decisions.




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1 comment:

  1. thank you for this information, I will look for it when possible. You opened my eyes to it...

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