Properties and applications:
Analgesic - local pain relief
Expectorant - mucous coughs, bronchitis, catarrh
Immune Stimulant - colds, coughs, influenza
Stimulant, Emotional Tonic - frustration, tiredness, debility, chronic stress-related conditions
Antiseptic, Antimicrobial - bacterial, fungal and viral infections
Insect Repellent - mosquito and flea bites, head lice
Country of origin:
Madagascar, Australia, French Pacific Islands
Woody, citrus and camphoraceous oils for a fresh blend.
No known contra-indications.
Cleansing and fresh with a floral sweetness.
An evergreen tree with pointed strong smelling leaves and strong roots. Known as the 'bottle brush' tree for its distinctive flowers.
Local people in Gomen believe the fallen leaves help to disinfect the air and protect against malaria.