Botanical name: Melaleuca cajeputi
1,8-Cineole – 58.8%
Country of origin: Vietnam
Product description: Cajeput Essential Oil – sometimes spelled Cajuput – is steam distilled from the leaves and twigs of the Melaleuca cajeputi botanical. It is named after the Indonesian word “kayu putih,” which means “white wood” with regard to its ash-coloured bark. Cajeput Essential Oil has a thin consistency and is either colourless or pale yellow in appearance. Its penetratingly fresh and clean scent carries a fruity nuance and a camphorous trace that is characterized as somewhat medicinal. This warming oil is reputed to soothe sore and aching muscles and joints while easing the discomfort of menstrual cramps. The invigorating and sweet quality of its aroma is believed to uplift the mood, boost energy, and support the health and function of the respiratory system. Applied topically, it is believed to soothe inflammation, muscle tension, and pain, making it ideal for addressing symptoms of colds, the flu, sinus infections, and seasonal allergies. With an ability to effectively eliminate head lice, fleas, and insects, it is also an ideal ingredient for natural bug repellant sprays.
Quick and easy recipes:
Massage blend: For an anti-septic massage blend that is reputed to effectively eliminate harmful bacteria and fungi in order to protect the body against developing infections, combine the following oils in a 60 ml (2 oz.) dark glass bottle: 15 drops Cajeput Essential Oil, 8 drops Turmeric Essential Oil, 4 drops Ginger Essential Oil, and 3 drops Clary Sage Essential Oil. Fill the rest of the bottle with a carrier oil such as Grapeseed, Jojoba, or Olive. This blend is known to exhibit a warming effect while easing pain, tension, inflammation, and spasms.
Diffuser blend: For an uplifting and refreshing diffuser blend that is reputed to reduce fever symptoms, simply diffuse 2-3 drops of Cajeput Essential Oil in a diffuser of personal preference. This recipe is known to clear nasal congestion, promote perspiration to detoxify the body, and help reduce feelings of anxiety.
Bath blend: For a bath blend that is believed to ease pain and aching joints, especially in association with conditions such as arthritis, first combine 1 cup each of Sea Salts and Epsom Salts in a glass bowl. To this, add ¼ cup of Baking Soda. Next, add 10-20 drops of Cajeput Essential Oil to this mix, thoroughly combine all the ingredients, then transfer the blend to a clean glass jar. Spoon ¼ -1 cup of the bath salt blend into a full bathtub of warm water. Before entering the bath, ensure that the salts have completely dissolved.
This product is for external use only. Use well diluted. For topical application, a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes. If pregnant or on medication, consult a health-care practitioner before using.
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Please note, the International Federation of Aromatherapists do not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. In addition, Essential Oils must be properly diluted before use in order to avoid any damages to property or adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm).
Cajeput Essential Oil