How to Make Antifungal, Antibacterial, and Antiviral Tea Tree Oil at Home

How to Make Antifungal, Antibacterial, and Antiviral Tea Tree Oil at Home

What Is Tea Tree Oil? Tea tree oil (TTO), also called melaleuca oil, is made from the leaves of the tea tree plant (Melaleuca alternifolia), a member of the myrtle tree family, which is native to eastern Australia. The name was coined by British explorer Capt. James Cook in the 1770s when he saw native…