Tea Tree essential oil is an absolute necessity. Let us tell you about it!
The Tea Tree (Melaleuca alternifolia), also known as narrow-leaved paperbark or snow-in-summer, is a species of tree from Australia. Interestingly, the Tea Tree is green all year round. The essential oil is extracted through steam distillation of the tree’s very fragrant leaves.
An essential part of your natural kit
Tea Tree essential oil is known for its antiseptic, antibacterial, and germicidal properties, and is often used to treat minor skin conditions and cuts.
Tea tree is also purifying and can be used to treat oily or acne-prone skin. Dilute in vegetable oil (always follow the directions on the bottle), or add a few drops to your day cream. Its antibacterial properties will help maintain and protect your skin.
As an antiseptic, Tea Tree can be used to treat abrasions and cuts, and is a useful addition to many homemade antibacterial or germicidal products: hand disinfectant gels, acne creams, skin cleansing lotions, shampoos, fungal nail treatments, and even home cleaning products. Tea tree is a multi-purpose essential oil that can easily be added to your DIY recipes.
Complete your medicine cabinet with Tea Tree essential oil!