Certified Organics: This Certified Organic Oil is QAI Certified* Botanical Name: Melaleuca quinquenervia * Plant Part: Leaves * Extraction Method: Steam Distilled * Origin: Madagascar Description: Niaouli Essential Oil comes from an evergreen tree with a flexible trunk, spongy bark, and pointed leaves with spikes of sessile flowers* Color: Colorless to pale yellow liquid* Common Uses: Organic Naiouli is considered to have strong antiseptic, antibacterial, and anti-fungal properties, and can be used in formulations to treat skin conditions such as acne, boils, burns, cuts, insect bites and other skin ailments. It is also believed to aid with respiratory conditions making it useful for treating bronchitis, asthma, colds, sinuses, coughs and sore throats. Organic Niaouli Essential Oil is also used in pharmaceutical preparations such as gargles, cough drops, toothpastes, and mouth sprays. Naiouli oil is said to be stimulating and uplifting to the senses and can be used in blends to energize and refresh the mind and body* Consistency: Light * Note: Middle * Strength of Aroma: Medium * Blends well with: Basil, Cajeput, Eucalyptus, Fennel, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Myrtle, Orange, Pine, Rosemary, Peppermint, Tea Tree and Thyme* Aromatic Scent: Niaouli Essential Oil has a strong, camphoraceous scent similar to eucalyptus oil* History: Niaouli has a long history of use by many different cultures. In the Middle East it is valued as a tea that helps stimulate healthy bowels. It has been used in many hospitals to ward off malaria and to purify the water supply* Cautions: Niaouli Essential Oil is non-toxic and non-sensitizing. Avoid use during pregnancy.