Tea Tree Essential Oil, Tea Tree Oil for Skin Care

Tea tree oil is the most talked about essential oil these days as researches have come up with loads of benefits of this oil for your skin and hair. It is being widely used in a lot of organic cosmetic products owing to its range of goodness in store for you. Its natural healing and anti-inflammatory properties also help in curing many skin issues. 

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Top Benefits of Tea Tree Essential Oil

• Treats acne and blackheads- Tea tree oil contains anti-bacterial properties that help in reducing inflammation of the skin. Apply a very tiny amount of tea tree oil with a cotton ball on the area of the acne. You will see significant reduction in acne very soon. When you apply tea tree oil on your skin, it penetrates inside to remove the blackheads, pimples, whiteheads and other skin problems from its root.

• Treats rashes- Also, if you are suffering from skin rashes on your body, use a few drops of tea tree oil in your bath or dilute it with carrier oil and apply over the breakouts.

• Eczema treatment- Eczema is a severe kind of rash that results in blisters and red, inflamed skin that constantly itches. Tea tree oil has natural anti-fungal and antiseptic properties that can both soothe the itching of the skin and reduce the inflammation of the skin. It cures the infection and also prevents it from further spreading. Mix few drops of tea tree oil with coconut oil and gently massage on the affected areas twice a day. You can also add few drops of tea tree oil in your bath water if it has spread all over the body.

• Cures boils- Summers cause boils on the skin, especially in children. Applying some tea tree oil mixed with almond oil on the boils frequently leads to drying of the boils and cures the infections too.