Cajeput is a small tree with a soft, thick, spongy, ash-colored bark and scattered branches, with the slender twigs often drooping like the weeping willow (salix babylonica). The leaves are from 3 to 5 inches long, and very aromatic when bruised. Cajeput being the Indonesian for 'white wood', it is part of the Melaleuca family and is used much in the same way as its cousin, Tea Tree.Gentle diffusion of Cajeput in office environments - with or without other essential oils - helps fight drowsiness and enliven the air with its dynamic, menthol-like aroma.
extraction: steam distillationplant part: leaves and twigsorigin: Indonesiabotanical name: melaleuca cajeputi
Cajeput has a fresh, camphorous aroma resembling the combined oils of camphor, rosemary, and cardamom, with a slight fruity note; a middle aromatic note of medium strength. Blends well with: cedarwood, clove, rosemary and thyme.
A relaxing blend for bath salts after a hefty workout, try this formulation...2 drops of cajeput1 drop of peppermint2 drops of frankincense*Combine the above essential oils with 1 tablespoon of jojoba oil, 1/2 cup of Epsom salts and add to running bath waterAromatherapy is known as blending both science and art, using naturally extracted aromatic essences from plants to balance, harmonize and promote the health of body, mind and spirit.WARNINGS: If pregnant, nursing or under doctor’s care, consult with physician. Never use essential oils undiluted on skin - always use in a carrier oil if applying to skin. Discontinue use if skin irritation occurs. Avoid use with sensitive or damaged skin. Keep out of reach of children. Do not consume. For External Use Only. Adults Max Dilution: 2%Shelf Life: 2-3 Years
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