Melaleuca Alternifolia

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Is melaleuca alternifolia the same as tea tree oil?

Melaleuca Alternifolia

Melaleuca alternifolia, more commonly known as Australian tea tree oil, is a natural plant extract. It is one of the most researched and scientifically proven therapeutic oils known today. The pure melaleuca oil is steam distilled from the leaves of melaleuca alternifolia, a tree indigenous to the moist coastal wetlands of New South Wales, Australia, and not found anywhere else in the world.



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