Originating from Australia, Tea Tree has grown in popularity due to its well-researched antibacterial and antimicrobial benefits. Popular in hair and skin care formulas and in surface cleaners and home fresheners. Tea tree oil can be used to treat conditions and symptoms that affect skin, nails, and hair. It can also be used as a deodorant, insect repellent, or mouthwash. When used topically, tea tree oil can treat certain skin conditions or improve the overall appearance of your skin.
Ingredient(s): 100% pure essential oil of Melaleuca alternifolia (tea tree)
Part(s) used: stems and leaves
Country of origin: Australia
- Size: 12ML
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DIY Beauty: Tea tree oil is a popular choice for treating acne because of its anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties. It’s thought to calm redness, swelling, and inflammation. It may even help to prevent and reduce acne scars, leaving you with smooth, clear skin. Dilute 1-2 drops of tea tree oil into 30ml of witch hazel or other water toner/hydrosol. Use it as a toner throughout the day. You can use a face wash, moisturizer, and spot treatment containing tea tree oil as well.
DIY Cleaning: For anything that need disinfecting and cleaning anywhere in the house, a few spray of tea tree oil gets the job done. Add 10 drops of tea tree oil to 250 mls of white vinegar and 250 mls water in a spray bottle. Spray on any surface such as kitchen countertops or floor, and then wipe up. Simple!
Directions: Enjoy in a diffuser, as a room spray, in a hot bath, in diy beauty and cleaning remedies and as a massage oil. For skincare, do not use more than 5-10 drops of essential oil for every 20ml of carrier oil, alcohol or water.
Caution: For external use only. Do not use undiluted. Stop using if you experience a reaction. Please consult your doctor if you are pregnant, breastfeeding or under medical supervision. Not suitable for young children.