Tea_Tree_Oil_Wonders by marcusjames

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Tea Tree Oil Wonders

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Summary:
Oil from "Down Under", Tea tree oil is yellow / greenish tinged essential
oil extracted from the leaves of Melaleuca Alternifolia.

Australian natives used tea tree for antibiotic, anti-inflammatory,
antiviral, insecticidal, and immune stimulant properties. The essential
oil steam distilled from its leaves and twigs to treat range of ailments
like cold, sores, acnes and even whooping cough. Combats skin infections,
insect bites, and minor wounds and is a remedy for oral inf...


Keywords:
Aromatherapy, Aromatherapy Essential Oils, Tea Tree Oil


Article Body:
Oil from "Down Under", Tea tree oil is yellow / greenish tinged essential
oil extracted from the leaves of Melaleuca Alternifolia.

Australian natives used tea tree for antibiotic, anti-inflammatory,
antiviral, insecticidal, and immune stimulant properties. The essential
oil steam distilled from its leaves and twigs to treat range of ailments
like cold, sores, acnes and even whooping cough. Combats skin infections,
insect bites, and minor wounds and is a remedy for oral infections.

The balsamic woody antiseptic fragrant tea tree oil's magical healing
powers make it one of the best essential oils to have in your medicine
closet. Beside lavender oil, tea tree oil can be used directly without
any carrier oil. It can be used undiluted as it is non toxic, non-
irritating. It is ideal to perform a patch test your skin before using
it. Blends well with lavender, lemon, rosemary, and clove oils.

The much talked about oil treats vaginal yeast infections, plantar warts,
warts and insect bites. Rubbing it on to scalp will help in getting rid
of nits, dandruff and lice. Fights viruses, bacteria, fungi thereby
boosting the immune system to ward off infectious disease. It can be used
undiluted on wounds, minor cuts and insect bites. It cures the affected
area by penetrating the skin and leaving no scars.

Tea tree oil is good remedy for acne. It heals the acne scars and unclogs
the pores. Single large drop tea tree oil dabbed on the pimple may clear
it up quickly. Few drops of tea tree oil to your warm bath relax and
rejuvenate you. It helps to remove persistent body odor and soothe sore
muscles. When added to water in pools, hot tubs and spas it controls
bacteria.

Massage few drops of undiluted oil for athlete’s foot and ring worm
infections. Inhalation of few drops of this oil is a great relief for
persistent colds, flu, toothache, and cough. A dab of tea tree oil around
your nose will open up clogged nose soothing sinuses.

Tea tree oil has been used effectively to treat abscess, blisters, burns,
insect bites, oily skin, rashes, spots, warts and wounds. You can use tea
tree oil to cure sunburns, diaper rash, toenail infections and problems
of smelly feet.

Tea tree oil properties act as immune booster helping the body to fight
off host of micro organisms that lead to reduction in body's natural
resistance power.

								
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