How to Treat Acne with Tea Tree essential oil


Cure Acne with tea tree oil

Melaleuca Alternifolia is the botanical name of Tea Tree, found firstly in Australia.  The primitive people of Australia were using Tea Tree for all tropical infections and diseases from centuries. Tea Tree oil is antiseptic, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, insecticide, and antimicrobial in nature.

Uses of tea tree essential oil are numerous and are increasing day by day as it is the most researched plant for its incredible properties. I will not dive deep into the enormous uses and properties of tea tree oil but will just go straight to the role of tea tree oil in curing acne. The antimicrobial and anti-fungal properties of tea tree oil makes it a great choice for acne treatment.

How to use Tea Tree essential oil for treating Acne :

Pour one to two drops of tea tree essential oil on a clean cotton ball and apply it to the concerned area, if you have a sensitive skin than dilute it with a carrier oil such as coconut oil, jojoba oil or olive oil and than apply to the concerned area. Coconut oil as a carrier oil is best in the case of treating acne because it also acts as a skin moisturizer. If you have a sensitive skin, add one to two drops of tea tree oil to one teaspoon of coconut oil and than apply at least once a day.


All the essential oils are highly concentrated and should not be used internally without the guidance of an experienced medical practitioner. Always dilute with a carrier oil before application to avoid any reactions or irritations.

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Tea Tree is one of the best known and loved essential oils around the world. For decades, nearly every home medicine cabinet in Australia has held a bottle of tea tree oil, and it is affectionately known there as ?first aid in a bottle?. Tea Tree oil is wonderful added to a house cleaning spray, especially in steamy, musty areas like the bathroom or a sickroom. During times of seasonal illness, Tea Tree oil in the diffuser can help clean the air in the home and is a wonderful immune system support.
Tea Tree oil is also useful in clearing teenage skin blemishes.

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