Do you know Tea Tree Oil ?


Tea tree oil is among the useful oils, which is used for important medicinal properties. In Australia, it is vastly grown. This oil is produced by the vapor distillation of the leaves of the plant. It is an efficient treatment for diverse health disorders and has amazing medicinal values. Its Latin name is Melaleuca Alternifolia.

Usage of Tea Tree Oil

It has the potential to treat a variety of disorders. Tea tree oil is broadly used in aromatherapy. And, in our routine life, we can see various application of this material as mouth wash, deodorants, toothpaste, soaps, after shave, etc. In Aromatherapy, it is used to cure skin disorders like athlete’s foot, blisters, dandruff, herpes cold sores, abscesses, insect bites, acne and oily skin, respiratory disorders like coughs, sinusitis, tuberculosis, asthma, whooping cough, bronchitis and immune disorders like colds, fever and flu.

What are the health benefits ?

1.    There are many health benefits using tea tree oil. Since it can be very hazardous for the liver and the nervous system, not advised to take it orally.

2.    It has many applications when get mixed with other essential oils. The smell is pretty sharp and strong, nearly like an antiseptic.

3.    As it has immune properties, it can be utilized to remove any kind of infections upsetting the body. It assists the body to put up natural resistance.

4.    For nail and toe fungal disease, this is a perfect remedy.

5.    Massaging the body, tea tree oil helps to alleviate sore muscles, sprains, joint injuries and various body pains. Because of its cooling effect, it is efficient to treat sunburns.

6.    It can also be used to cure burning and itching because of insects.

7.    As the tea tree oil has disinfectant properties, pets’ problems like fleas and ticks could be cured of.

8.    Various fungal illnesses affect animals and plants that could be cured applying this oil.

9.    Dentists used to apply tea tree oil prior to surgeries. This will help lessen any kind of infectivity. Also, it is utilized to prevent problems due to dental treatment.

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