Described as a ’natural antibiotic’ this oil is a must have in your kit for winter illnesses such as colds, flu, and respiratory disorders. It has a strong anti-bacterial and anti-viral action and helps to stimulate the immune system. It is also beneficial for sore throats, when used in water as a gargle. This oil is contraindicated in pregnant and breast feeding mothers. It is also not advised to be used on children.Caution:Never apply un-diluted to the skin. This oil is very strong and must be used in moderation.