Cajeput bio essential oil
Cajeput tree (Melaleuca leucadendra) is an evergreen tree that can reach 35 meters in height. The corky, whitish bark is particularly striking, although brownish-white, gray, yellow-gray are also found. A myrtle plant that mainly grows in Asia. Farfalla organic cajeput is harvested in Vietnam.
“Kayu-puthi” means “white wood” in Malay. An essential oil is extracted from the leaves of this extremely robust tree, which is an important component of many ointments and balms. A typical winter essence for clarifying and dissolving as well as cleaning living spaces and for the sauna. Thanks to the lower 1.8 cineole content, the essential oil of organic cajeput is milder than eucalyptus oil.
1 liter of oil is obtained from 100-125kg of material
The scent is similar to eucalyptus – only slightly milder
Cajeput oil is very similar to tea tree oil, but has a stronger pain-relieving effect. Its estrogen-stimulating effect should be of interest to women. “Kayu-puthi” means “white wood” in Malay
%. is suitable for sports and arthritis massage mixes. Excellent in mixtures with marjoram, immortelle and ginger oil.
Cajeput oil, like eucalyptus oil, can be used in a steam inhalation, which can help with sinusitis. At the same time, such an inhalation also helps against a sore throat or to get mucus out of the bronchi.
Cajeput can be used as a steam inhalation or diluted as a rub on the chest to support the immune system.
Cajeput is analgesic, antimicrobial, antiseptic, expectorant and stimulant.
Before internal use, please consult specialist books, doctor or aromatherapist.
Effect physically : Antiviral, anti-fungal (skin, foot, nail, vaginal fungus), disinfectant, muscle pain and tension, bladder and urethritis, chronic bronchitis, intestinal and urinary tract, anti-cramping, stomach cramps, fatigue, rheumatism, for sports injuries, stiff muscles, for arthritis, neuralgia, gout, cramps during the menstrual period
Emotional effect: KPromotes concentration, helps with exhaustion, jet lag, tiredness, stress and restlessness. Also u. v. m.
INCI: Melaleuca Leucadendron Cajeput Oil, Geraniol **, Limonene **, Linalool **
** natural components of essential oil