Australian Tea Tree Oil WS

Broad Antimicrobial and Anti-Inflammatory

Origin

Water-soluble bioactive essential oil extracted by steam distillation of Melaleuca alternifolia.

INCI Name

Water (and) PEG 40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil (and) Polysorbate 20 (and) Melaleuca Alternifolia (Tea Tree) Oil

Mode of Action

  • Broad-spectrum antimicrobial activity and anti-inflammatory activity due to the presence of the active molecule terpinen-4-ol

Properties

  • Help reduce UV-induced erythema
  • Improves and soothes acne-prone skin
  • Helps reduce dandruff and soothes itchy and irritable scalp
  • Helps reduce fungal foot related problems
  • Preservative Booster

Dosage

0.2-1%

Status

  • PF actives
  • China Compliant

Applications