Therapeutic Grade Melaleuca ericfolia Essential Oil has calming properties. It is nonirritating and exceptionally gentle to the skin. Melaleuca ericifolia is gentler and milder than Melaleuca alternifolia, but it is still the most powerful natural compound for clarifying the skin. In Australia, it is known as Rosalina. A well-known essential oil researcher uses this variety of melaleuca oil to help support the respiratory system.