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Distilling Essential Oils…The Distilling Process…Part 2 of the inspiring journey…

For our demonstration, the farmer had prepared 7 kgs of the Lemon Tea Tree for distilling. Firstly, he prepared the still. Then, he filled the 'pot' with the leaves and the process began. After a little while, the water and oils begin to trickle out of the still into a prepared bottle. Within an hour … Continue reading Distilling Essential Oils…The Distilling Process…Part 2 of the inspiring journey…

We have a new 100% pure essential oil… Lemon Tea Tree (Leptospermum petersonii)…

Grown and distilled in KwaZulu Natal, South Africa Lemon Tea Tree (Leptospermum petersonii) oil is chemically very different from the Tea Tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) oil. It has high contents of citral, citronellal and geraniol. This oil has significant anti-infectious qualities and is anti-fungal and anti-viral. Unlike Melaleuca alternifolia, it is not advisable to put this oil … Continue reading We have a new 100% pure essential oil… Lemon Tea Tree (Leptospermum petersonii)…