Desert Essence, Eco-Harvest, Tea Tree Oil, 2 fl oz (59 ml) (Discontinued Item)27 Reviews
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0.5 lbs (0.23 kg)
- Product Code: DES-22064
- UPC Code: 718334220642
- Package Quantity: 2 fl oz (59 ml)
- Dimensions: 1.2 x 1.8 x 3.6 in, 0.3 lbs (0.14 kg)
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Desert Essence Eco-Harvest Tea Tree Oil is grown by a federation of plantation owners who embrace the Australian Tea Tree Environmental Alliance by using strict sustainable agricultural practices.
Add one or two drops to a moist cotton pad for application to appropriate skin areas. Do not use full strength on face.
Dilute with water or oil. Test a small amount against clean skin on forearm 24 hours prior to use. For external use only. Avoid contact with eyes. Discontinue use and consult a doctor if any adverse reaction occurs. Keep out of reach of children and animals.
Eco-Harvest melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree) leaf oil.
It is guaranteed free of herbicides, pesticides, and chemicals.
iHerb Customer Reviews
I have used tea tree oil to treat cuts and fungal infections of the skin, with great effect. The "eco harvest" version is more expensive, but this is because it is responsibly harvested. Apparently the wild sources of tea tree oil are under pressure in Australia because of the burgeoning industry for the oil, which is included in many products around the world now (shampoos, toothpaste etc). So it's worth paying a little extra not to be helping to kill off this wonderful natural resource.
This is THE brand to purchase for tea tree oil. I have been using it for years as an antiseptic for occasional skin problems, and it is an excellent quality brand. If using on the face, use caution and first dilute half-and-half with either water or some other type of oil, as it is very strong full-strength. Tea tree oil can also be used in housecleaning mixtures because of its antiseptic and mold-killing ability.