THE MIRACLE OIL: TEA TREE OIL

Tea tree oil (https://www.brooklynbotany.com/store/australian-tea- tree-oil- 100- pure-natural- 2-oz) is a miracle oil. It’s healing and antibacterial properties help
alleviate a plethora of skin conditions and ailments such as acne, psoriasis, eczema, toenail fungus, skin tag remover, and ringworm. Below, we’ve listed a few of our favorite ways to use this essential oil.


Heal Acne:
Five percent tea tree oil is just as effective as 5% benzoyl peroxide. Though benzoyl peroxide is frequently used to treat acne flare-ups it can be incredibly irritating and
harsh to the skin. However, tea tree oil is a gentler and just as effective alternative. Mix a few drops of tea tree oil with 20-40 drops of witch oil, and gently dab on the
skin once or twice a day to begin to experience tea tree oil’s healing properties.


Improve Scalp Health:
When tea tree oil is applied to the scalp, the oil can alleviate itchiness and symptoms of dandruff. Hello flake-free hair and shoulders! The oil can even help eradicate more serious scalp problems such as lice.


Sore Throat Treatment:
Gargling tea tree oil diluted in water is a quick and natural remedy for a sore throat. Tea tree oil soothes inflammation and relieves the pain from excessive mucus and a persistent cough. If a tea tree oil gargle isn’t your cup of tea, try a tea tree oil steam by dropping a few drops of oil into boiling water. Trap the steam under a towel and inhale deeply for 5 to 10 minutes to improve the health of all of your sinsuses.


Remove Make-Up:
Tea tree oil, when mixed with canola oil, works to break down makeup while cleansing the skin. Rinse your face well with warm water to remove oil residue and continue with the rest of your routine.


Household Cleaner:
Tea tree oil doesn’t just fight bacteria from skin and body ailments; it can also kill off any bacteria lying dormant in your house! For an all-purpose cleanser mix two cups of water, a half-cup of vinegar, and 10 drops of tea tree toil for a natural cleanser that works better than store bought cleansers!