Botanical Name : Melaleuoa alternifolia
Usage : Tea tree oil is applied to the skin (used topically) for infections
such as acne , fungal infections of the nail (onychomycosis), lice, scabies ,
athlete’s foot (tinea pedis), and ringworm. It is also used topically as a
local antiseptic for cuts and abrasions, for burns, insect bites and stings,
boils, vaginal infections, recurrent herpes labialis, toothache, infections of
the mouth and nose and sore throat.