Tea tree oil is a pale yellow
to nearly colorless essential oil. It was used by the Bundjalung people of Eastern Australia as a traditional medicine. Tea tree oil
has so many beneficial properties so much so you want it to grow in your
Tea tree oil has anti viral,
anti bacterial and anti fungal properties. It is also used as an antiseptic. Tea
tree oil is very effective against bacteria, viruses, fungal infections, mites and
scabies and head lice. Researchers have found that essential oil such as tea
tree oil could be an effective alternative to antibiotics in combating drug
resistant hospital super bugs.
Tea tree oil is used to treat
acne, athlete’s foot, eczema and yeast infections. It can be added to vaporizer
to loose chest congestion. When tea tree oil is mixed with silver it greatly
increases its antimicrobial activity and minimizes side effects. Tea tree oil
is generally safe for most people, but for some it may cause skin irritation
and swelling. It is wise to consult your doctor before starting any mediation.