Country of Origin
Color & Odor
|:||Colorless to pale yellow clear liquid @22C with fresh camphoraceous odor|
|:||Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils|
|:||0.908 - 0.924 @ 20°C|
|:||-3.3 - + 1.0@ 20°C|
|:||1.466 - 1.472 @ 20°C|
Plant Part Used
|:||Leaves and Twigs|
DESCRIPTION:Melaleuca viridiflora or Melaleuca quinquenervia plant that hails from the family of Myrtaceae, is the source of Niaouli Oil. Mainly The light greenish and yellow colored ( may be colorless also) oil of this tree has pleasant smell that has refreshing effect. The slender stem and new born leaves are steam distilled to obtain this oil.
CONSTITUENTS:Niaouli oil contains compounds like a-phellandrene, limonene, piperitone, a and b pinene, y-terpineol, linalool and 1,8-cineole.
AROMATIC SUMMARY / NOTE / STRENGTH OF AROMA:The middle note fragrance of this essential oil has refreshing, pleasant and camphor like aroma.
BLENDS WITH:Niaouli oil is compatible with essential oils of juniper, peppermint, lavender, pine, lime, fennel and coriander.
COMMON NAMES:Niaouli oil is also referred as Niaouli essential oil.
USES:Apart from boosting concentration level and nervous function, Niaouli Oil is beneficial for curing fever, flu, cold, bronchitis, tuberculosis, whooping cough, asthma, pneumonia, chest infection, catarrh, laryngitis, sore throat and sinusitis. This oil is a reliable remedy of intestinal inflammation, dysentery, intestinal parasites, infection in urinary tract, cystitis, neuralgia and rheumatism. Due to its antiseptic properties, this oil is useful for treating burns, boils, blemishes, ulcers, insect bites, cuts, acne and ulcers. This essential oil is used as suitable decongesting factor for oily skin condition.