Niaouli ct 1,8 cineole

Niaouli - AroMed's Melaleuca quinquenervia ct 1,8 cineole is organically grown and the leaves are steam distilled in Madagascar. It is the myrtaceae plant family and has a strong, fresh, sweet, camphoraceous aroma, somewhat similar to eucalyptus.  


  • In skin care, its astringent qualities make it useful for oily skin conditions and skin regeneration related to wound care. It can stop the itch from bug bites, too
  • Niaouli can be a very effective addition to blends that address nerve, muscle and joint aches and pains.
  • Useful for all respiratory issues, particularly if you want to loosen and expectorate mucous.
  • It can strengthen the immune system by activating white corpuscles

Emotional Support - Niaouli can encourage energy, concentration, clarity, centering, balance and purpose

Blends well with- juniper berry, eucalyptus globulus, eucalyptus citriodora, lavender, lemon, lemongrass, lime, mandarin, peppermint, rosemary

Modes of Application- massage, compress, bath, salve, direct inhalation, diffuser, steam inhalation

Safety data- The 1,8 cineole chemotype of niaouli is not to be used on children. The chemical constituent can destabilize a child's nervous system, causing breathing irregularities. Skin sensitization is possible if using old and/or oxidized oils. Essential Oils are typically used via inhalation and/or topical application while properly diluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified aromatherapy practitioner to address a specific health need, for a specified period of time. Keep away from children and pets.


Battaglia, S. The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy, Second Edition. The International Centre of Holistic Aromatherapy, Australia, 2003.

Tisserand, R and Young, R. Essential Oil Safety, A Guide for Health Care Professionals, Second Edition, Churchill Livingston Elsevier, 2014.

Worwood, V.A. Aromatherapy for the Soul, New World Library, 1999. 

Please note: Information and statements provided by AroMed Aromatherapy and Lauren Andrews RN, CA, have not been evaluated by the FDA and are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any health condition or disease. Information and interest only. The information is not designed for self-diagnosis. If you are concerned about a healthcare issue, see your doctor, specialist or ND. Please note that AroMed Aromatherapy accepts no liability for misuse of essential oils or other products.


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