This anti inflammatory, anti microbial, pain relieving essential oil is excellent for respiratory woes, sinus problems and sore/painful muscles and joints. It has an aroma similar tea tree or eucalyptus but it's scent is milder than tea tree and some people prefer it as a substitute to tea tree. Fragonia has also been found to be emotionally balancing. It releases tension and has a calming effect, bringing about peacefulness. It may bring about a more restful sleep.