Niaouli (Melaleuca Viridiflora Leaf Oil) has a clearing and stimulating action. Its fragrance is characteristic of the Melaleuca family but also exhibits a soft herbaceous back note. Niaouli essential oil was used in the hospital obstetric wards of France because of its antiseptic properties and is still a popular ingredient of toothpaste and mouth sprays today. It has a slightly sweet fresh aroma.
Our niaouli essential oil originates from Indonesia and is extracted by steam distillation of the leaves and twigs of the melaleuca quinquenervia. Niaouli essential oil is a member of the Myrtaceae family and is also known as melaleuca viridiflora, broad-leaf tea tree, broad-leaved paperbark and paperbark.
Niaouli essential oil blends well with coriander, fennel, juniper berry, lavender, lime, pine and peppermint. Niaouli essential oil is non-toxic, non-irritating and non-sensitising.