Articles for tag: Home Remedies for Dry Skin, Sunburn Remedies, Tea Tree, Tea Tree Oil

3 Natural Remedies for Boils

Most boils are minor skin infections that can be treated at home with natural remedies. Boils are small painful pus-filled lumps, but they cannot be popped like a pimple. Below are three home remedies for treating boils that may make your affliction shorter and less painful. Warm Compresses Apply a warm compress, such as a ...

How to Use Tea Tree Oil as Insect Repellent

Tired of spraying so many chemicals to get rid of pests? Need something a little less intoxicating to you, your kids, your plants, and your pets? Tea tree oil is a great natural insect repellent. Best of all, it works on plants, pets, and people. You just have to know how to use it. With ...

The Healing Effects of Tea Tree Oil

Tea Tree oil is derived from the leaves of the Melaleuca Alternifolia tree. It has been harvested and used for medicinal purposes as far back as the 1700’s. Tea Tree oil is unique because it has the ability to combat bacterial, fungal and viral infections. A natural infection fighter with properties that also boost the ...

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Kill Head Lice with Tea Tree Oil

Tea Tree Oil is a natural home remedy to kill head lice. Instead of using harsh chemicals, which can be especially harmful to the tender scalp of children, tea tree oil offers a natural alternative that does not damage the hair or irritate the scalp. Yet the tea tree oil still successfully kills lice and ...

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Product Review: The Body Shop Tea Tree Oil

Having teenagers in the house will guarantee you of a case or two of acne. My three girls all had problems at one time or the other with breakouts. They were faithful users of Clearasil and other products that help to clear acne and speed up the healing process. One of the products that they ...

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How I Use Tea Tree Oil to Treat Acne

I didn’t have problems with acne in high school. My troubles started after I had kids. I’ve been told by many that hormones can cause your once clear skin to be full of ugly, embarrassing zits. I know, I’ve tried dozens of products to help get rid of the pimples. They didn’t work. I guess ...

Tea Tree Essential Oil Topical Uses

Melaleuca alternifolia, better known as Tea Tree, is one of the most versatile essential oils available on the market today, as well as being one of the best known. With a spicy, perhaps woodsy, and almost medicinal smell, pure Tea Tree essential oil is not the best smelling stuff, but with a wealth of therapeutic ...

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The Many Uses of Tea Tree Oil

Tea tree oil has been growing in popularity since the 1970’s, but was discovered for its powerful antiseptic, antifungal, antibacterial and antiviral properties in the 1920’s. Tea tree oil is an essential oil that is extracted from the tea tree plant also known as Melaleuca Alternifolia. An oil is said to be essential when the ...

What Are Tea Tree Benefits?

Beside herbal tea, tea tree oil also a non-tea product. There are many claims about tea tree benefits, thus we thought it’s worth to mention some of the claims here. This tree oil sometimes referred to as Melaleuca oil. The essential oil comes from a plant called Melaleuca Alternifolia, not the mother tea plant Camellia ...