Tea Tree Oil

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Tea tree oil is a “jack of all trades” as far as remedies goes. This essential oil is distilled form the Australian plant Melaleuca Alternfolia and this magical formula has a variety of different benefits, not only for healthy but also for your home.

For Health

  • An anti-fungal for treating Athlete’s Foot, eczema and various yeast infections.
    Antiseptic to be used on cuts and burns.
    Try using a few drops in the bath to lessen the symptoms of flu.
    Vaporizer to loosen chest congestion.
    Add a small amount to shampoo to destroy head lice.
    A small amount added to your bath can help with persistent body odor.                                    
    For treating sinus infections.       
    Treating dandruff and dry sculp.
    In the form of aromatherapy, tea tree oil is used to treat colds, persistent coughs, acne, toothaches, and sunburn.                                                                                                          
    Helps heal and sooth sunburns.                                                                                        
    Relieves itchiness.                                                                                                               
    Removes ticks.                                                                                                                   
    Add to pet beds to remove flees.                                                                                                                                          

For Cleaning

Combine 2 teaspoons of tea tree oil in 2 cups of water in a spray bottle for cleaning purposes.
Mix the above solution with kosher salt to scrub bath and bathroom tiles.
A few drops added to each load of laundry leave your clothes smelling cleaner.
Control mold with a tea tree oil/water spray.
Put directly on insect bites or blisters.

Tea tree has such a diversity of usefulness that's both practical and convenient that you'll never want to live without it again! 

 

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