Niaouli Melaleuca quinquenervia  Essential Oil Information

Melaleuca quinquenervia

Niaouli Essential Oil


Botanical Name

Alternative Names

Source Location

Plant part used


Melaleuca quinquenervia

Gomenol

Australia, Madagascar

Leaves








Extraction Method

Color

Consistency

Aroma Strength


Steam distilled

Clear

Thin

Strong








Fragrance

Earthy, musty, camphorous, yet sweet












Benefits

Stimulates metabolism and immune system; use for respiratory complaints, flu symptoms, congestion, sore throat, and fever.  Increases circulation, treats arthritis, rheumatism, bronchitis, whooping cough, plus aches, muscle pain, and other wounds.  Skin care: oily skin, acne, dry skin, burns, insect bites, as well as cuts. 















Blends Well With

Coriander, Cedarwood, Cypress, Eucalyptus, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Myrtle, Neroli, Orange, Peppermint, Pine, Ravensara, Rosemary, Sweet Fennel Seed, Tea Tree














Constituents

Cineol, terpineol, pinene, limonene, citrene, terebenethene













Properties

Therapeutic Properties Described In The Aromatherapy Literature Analgesic, Antibacterial, Antiseptic, Cicatrisant, Decongestant, Insecticide, Vermifuge















Safety

Generally safe











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