• HerbSpace
  • Sat,05 2021

Tea Tree Essential Oil – One oil many uses

Native to Australia, the aboriginals used this herb in their medical concoctions for treating cough and cold, among other things, earning the name “Medicine Cabinet in a bottle”. During the World War II, this essential oil became a must for the first aid kits of soldiers and was widely used in the hospitals.

Keeps your skin healthy and glowing

Including Tea Tree essential oil is a must in every skin care routine. The antioxidants in this essential oil removes dryness and flakiness of the skin, making it smooth and radiant. The anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties of Tea Tree essential oil are known to be as effective as benzoyl peroxide! Penetrating the pores, it removes toxins, reduces and lightens the scars and restores the natural oil balance of the skin. Extremely effective in reducing inflammation and clearing skin infection, Tea Tree essential oil is a must if you are dealing with acne, pimples and psoriasis.

Keeps your hair strong and shiny

The antiseptic properties of Tea Tree essential oil help to remove dandruff, lice, white flakes, and dead skin of the scalp, keeping your scalp healthy and clean. As a natural cleaner and conditioner, Tea Tree essential oil soothes dry scalp. Tea Tree essential oil is a hair growth tonic that makes hair strong and shine with health. It is very effective in treating hair fall.

Keeps your chest congestion free

The expectorant properties of Tea Tree oil help to clear the blocked mucus in the throat and nose, provides relief from sore throat, soothes a dry, irritated throat and acts as a cough suppressant. The antimicrobial properties and active compounds of Tea Tree essential oil stimulates the respiratory system and keeps the chest free from congestion.

Improves Immunity

Known for its wound healing powers, this “knight in shining armour” acts as a shield against infections, strengthening the body’s immune system.

Speedy healing of wounds

The antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antiviral, and antifungal properties make it super-efficient in fighting infections and ensuring speedy healing of wounds, cuts, burns and bruises.

Keeps your teeth healthy

Put it in a mouthwash, swish it around and voila!

Tea Tree oil fights against the germs that cause tooth decay, bad breath and other oral diseases. It also keeps our gums healthy.