Melaleuca (Tea Tree Oil)

Melaleuca also known as Tea tree oil is the oily extract produced commercially by distillation of tea tree (Melaleuca alternafolia) plant materialand, to a lesser extent, by distillation of Melaleuca dissitiflora or
Melaleuca linarafolia plant materials. Tea tree oil has very substantial antiviral, antibacterial, anti fungal and antiseptic properties and it is these properties which serve the quick healing when applies to the irritated area.