5 amazing uses of Tea Tree Oil

Facial oils, essential oils and a lot of other oils are creating a big buzz in the skincare industry. One such oil, “tea tree oil” is the oldest player and the most famous for sure. Since ages, facial creams, moisturizers, and other skincare products have been using this oil. Today we will discuss the uses of tea tree oil in everyday life. Not just on the face but hair, body and even in your household! Uses of tea tree oil are tremendous and wide! Read on….

uses of Tea Tree Oil

Insect Repellent

A few drops of tea tree oil in your daily moping regime can save you from many pesky insects. Studies show that tea tree oil has a better ability to keep mosquitoes away than many repellents present in the market. Moreover, it’s not as dangerous as them to keep at home. Also, you will love the fresh fragrance of your home after using it.

Fights Acne

Amongst other uses of tea tree oil, its ability to help get rid of acne is widely used. Applying a gel with 5% tea tree oil in it has a greater ability to improve the severity of acne. If you can’t find the tea tree oil, find a product that is based on it and use it!

uses of Tea Tree Oil

Treats Dandruff

The white flakes that are visible on your scalp are embarrassing as well as they are the biggest reason for hair fall. Studies have shown that shampoos with tea tree oil in them have shown 40% more improvement in treating dandruff. Owing to the anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties of this oil, this one is one of the most beneficial uses of tea tree oil. You can also put a few drops of this oil into your bottle of shampoo and use it to wash your hair.

Relieve Psoriasis

Psoriasis is an autoimmune condition that causes outbreaks of red, itchy and scaly skin. Although there is no permanent cure tea tree oil with its anti-inflammatory properties can help to erase the symptoms. Mix the oil with a carrier oil like coconut oil and apply it on the affected area.

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