NIAOULI (Leaves and Twigs) Melaleaca viridflora
Niaouli oil has a slightly sweet, fresh smell and exhibits a soft herbaceous back note; its colour varies from colourless to pale yellow and greenish.
Niaouli oil helps to increases concentration and clears the head, while lifting the spirits. A stimulating oil, useful for the respiratory system and in inhalations.
Since it has wonderfully antiseptic properties, it is most useful to fight infections such as colds, fevers, flu, chest infections, bronchitis, tuberculosis, pneumonia, whooping cough, asthma, sinusitis, sore throats, catarrh and laryngitis .
It is useful against enteritis, dysentery, intestinal parasites, cystitis and urinary infection; it stimulates circulation of blood and lymph and prevents accumulation of uric acid in the joints as well as bringing warmth. These two things together help give relief from rheumatism, neuralgia and arthritis, gout etc.
Niaouli promotes growth and boosts health by promoting proper absorption and distribution of the nutrients in the body. It also increases strength.
As a disinfectant, this oil is valuable for washing wounds to clear up ulcers, acne, blemishes, boils, burns, cuts, insect bites, as well as acting as a decongestant on oily skin.
Niaouli oil blends well with
Although most essential oils blend well with one another, Niaouli oil blends particularly well with Coriander, Fennel, Juniper Berry, Lavender, Lime, Pine and peppermint.
The therapeutic properties of niaouli oil are analgesic, anti-rheumatic, antiseptic, bactericidal, balsamic, cicatrisant, decongestant, expectorant, febrifuge, insecticide, stimulant, vermifuge and vulnerary.
The main chemical components of Niaouli oil are 1,8-cineole, y-terpineol, limonene, a-phellandrene, a and b pinene, linalool and piperitone.
Our Niaouli Essential Oil comes from New Caladonia and is extracted from the young leaves and twigs by steam distillation
Niaouli oil is considered a safe oil, since it is non-toxic, non-irritant and non-sensitizing.