Terpinen-4-ol is the Most Active Ingredient of Tea Tree Oil to Kill Demodex Mites

It is known that tea tree oil, the essential oil derived from the native plant, Melaleuca alternifolia, is characterized by 15 major components. This scientific study shows that 4-Terpineol, or Terpinen-4-ol (T4O), is the most important ingredient found in TTO with even greater miticidal effects than TTO itself!