Cajeput essential oil is an essential oil that is obtained from the leaves of the Myrtaceous trees. This tree is found in Southern Asia and other Australian continents. Cajeput oil is very much related to tea-tree oil but is not similar. This oil smells like camphor and has very effective properties. Cajeput oil is being used from years back and it comes in Ayurveda.
Botanical Name: Melaleuca leucadendron
Extraction Method: Steam distillation
Constituents: a-pinene, b-pinene, myrcene, a-terpinene, limonene and many more
cajeput oil uses:
- Cajeput oil is used for healing respiratory ailments.
- This oil is used for curing a cold, cough, blocked nose and many more.
- This oil is used as an effective insecticide.