Essential Oils Have Been Used for Centuries
Tea Tree Oil was first “discovered” by Captain James Cook when made his famous trip around the world. Upon landing in Australia in 1775, Captain Cook used the leaves of the Melaleuca alternifolia tree to brew a spicy and refreshing tea. This is where the common name “tea tree” comes from. Since that time, this oil has become a standard in many households for its diverse uses. Here are 10 uses for tea tree essential oil.