Niaouli Essential Oil may be used to clean minor wounds - add 5/6 drops of Niaouli to a pint (250mls) of boiled and cooled water and apply directly to the affected area.
A great oil to use in chest rubs as it can be beneficial for respiratory problems. It is also a stimulating oil so we would not recommend that it is used at night.
Niaouli can also be useful for oily skin and acne. It can also be used in conjunction with one of our wide range of Amphora Carrier Oils to create an uplifting and stimulating massage treatment.
A powerful antiseptic, Niaouli is used in hospitals in France as an antiseptic in obstetrics and gynaecology.
From steam distillation of the leaves and young twigs of the plant (usually rectified to remove irritant aldehydes).
Sweet, fresh and camphoraceous odour.
Antiseptic, clearing. Good for a cold or chill.
Cineol (50-60%), terpineol, pinene, limonene, citrene, terebenthene, valeric ester, butyric ester.
Melaleuca viridiflora Leaf Oil
Used historically for many of the same purposes as Cajeput and Tea Tree.
DILUTE TO 5% OR LESS IN A CARRIER OIL BEFORE SKIN APPLICATION. KEEP OUT OF EYES. DO NOT SWALLOW.
'Niaouli is good for all respiratory tract infections, whether they affect the nose, throat or chest, and is used in chest rubs as well as inhalations' - an excerpt from Aromatherapy an A - Z by Patricia Davis.