What are the immediate benefits of Tea Tree essential oil?

Tea Tree essential oil has to be used in moderation each time because it can dry out your skin if used in excess.

Tea Tree is not the same as the tea “chai” beverage. The botanical name is Melaleuca alternifolia, which grows in Southeast Queensland and New South Wales, Australia. Native to Australia for centuries, its medical benefits have been preached far and wide. The use of Tea Tree essential oil has since spread all over the world. 

Properties of Tea Tree essential oil: antibacterial, antimicrobial, antiseptic, antiviral, balsamic, cicatrizant (promotes healing through the formation of scar tissue), expectorant, fungicide, insecticide, stimulant, and sudorific (induces sweating) substance.

Tea Tree leaves and tender stems are used to make the essential oil.

It can help remove antibacterial infections of the colon, stomach, digestive tract, urinary tract, and excretory system. Tea Tree can be taken in extremely small quantities, one to two drops, mixed in any soup, stew or cold drink. It may not agree with your body. So try a small quantity and discontinue at once if you do not feel well.  

Tea Tree helps prevent infections to wounds. It helps your skin heal faster. The antioxidants in Tea Tree oil can help retain the tautness, the elasticity of your skin giving it a more youthful look. You can mix tea tree oil with any carrier oil like olive oil, coconut oil, almond oil and body lotion. Tea Tree oil can help reduce wrinkles.

Tea Tree essential oil can help clear up congestion brought on by cold and viral infections. People suffering from bronchial or asthmatic breathing issues can breathe easier if they rub tea tree oil on their chest before going to bed. It can help loosen and release phlegm from the lungs, clearing sinus and nasal passages.

Tea Tree oil can help clear the scalp of infections and dandruff. It can be mixed with any carrier oil – like coconut oil, olive oil, almond oil, beeswax, or hair cream. The scalp can be washed off with warm to hot water.

Tea Tree oil can be applied directly to boils, blisters, sores, around wounds and cuts. This will help prevent and minimize further infection.

Tea Tree oil can be used to apply underarm as a natural deodorant, and this helps prevent the growth of bacteria in that area, causing your body to have no odor during the day. Tea Tree essential oil is used in the manufacturing of natural deodorant sticks.

Tea Tree oil can be used to reduce pain caused due to an ear infection. Use a drop or two to clear out the infection in the ear canal. Do not use it on children under the age of five. Keep a close watch on children after using tea tree oil drops in their ear.

Tea Tree oil can clear out bacterial infections of the skin. It clears out acne, (pimples) caused by oily skin and eliminates bacteria altogether in repeated applications. It can help people with serious skin infections like eczema, Psoriasis, and rosacea (extreme redness and itchiness, infected patches of skin).

Tea Tree oil has anti-inflammatory properties that help reduce swelling and joint aches caused due to muscular sprains and sports injuries. It helps speed up the healing process and promotes tissue restoration. It can also help people suffering from muscular atrophy or degenerative arthritis, called osteoarthritis, a chronic disorder that damages the cartilage and tissues surrounding a joint.

Home Use:

Tea Tree oil can be used to spray on mattresses and let to dry out in the sun. The mattress can be used again in the evening after exposing the mattress a good two to four hours in full sunlight. Before spraying the mattress, you can use a hand-vacuum to clean dust mites off the mattress. Discard the bag or empty canister of dust outside, at once.

Add 20 – 25 drops of tea tree oil in warm to hot water. This mixture can be filled in a spray bottle which can be used to spray around doorways outside the house to keep insects and bugs, especially mosquitoes far away from your front door. Do this twice a week for best results. Do not spray in the presence or around animals.

Tea Tree oil spray can be used to ward off insects like mosquitoes, garden bugs and other insects that cause you to lose the fun in your yard. Insects do not like the scent of Tea Tree essential oil.

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Some of the main chemical compounds of tea tree essential oil are alpha pinene, beta pinene, sabinene, myrcene, alpha phellandrene, alpha-terpinene, limonene, cineole, gamma terpinene, para-cymene, terpinolene, Linalool, terpineol, and alpha-terpineol.

Disclaimer: This oil as with all essential oils is not intended to be a substitute cure for medicine or actual doctor’s advice. Different people react differently to essential oils. Some people have extra sensitive skin and they may have to use a carrier oil to dilute the potency of the essential oil before they apply it on their skin. People with health issues would do well to research essential oils before they start the use of essential oils to create a sense of well being for themselves.

Beautify your skin with Essential Oils

Your skin, your beauty, your appearance matters. Having healthy, radiant skin helps you feel better about yourself. This increases your confidence levels and performance levels. Swiss Mist all natural essential oils are carefully crafted to give you a rich glowing skin experience. Read this to find out ways on how you can have healthier, natural skin, free of blemishes and impurities.

  1. Remove Acne, Clear your skin: A few drops of Swiss Mist Tea Tree Essential oil (melaleuca) mixed with witch hazel helps clear blemishes and impurities on skin. Nothing happens overnight. Continue applying Tea Tree oil on a cotton ball to rub on your face to help your skin clear impurities gradually and grow new skin cells. Applying Tea Tree oil in excess can dry out your skin. Mix Tea Tree oil drops with a tablespoon of raw honey to use as an effective skin exfoliant. Wash with warm after after 15 minutes. Repeat this treatment once every two days.
  2. Reduce formation of Cellulite: Rub a mixture of unscented body lotion mixed with Tea Tree to reduce formation of cellulite on your thigh area.
  3. Natural Fragrance for Clothes and body: Use a few drops of Lavender, Clove Bud Oil, or Lemongrass Oil to rub on your body or spray on your clothes having mixed it in warm water and allow to dry. Swiss Mist will also be arranging to get Jasmine Essential Oil for ladies.
  4. Natural Mouthwash: Add about 6 drops of Swiss Mist Peppermint essential oil to half a cup of warm water, stir it in and use as a natural mouthwash to do a final rinse, after rinsing repeatedly with plain warm water. Do this daily before going to bed to keep your spouse happy. It freshens breath and keeps your relationship vibrant.
  5. Natural Shampoo: Mix Swiss Mist Lavender or Eucalyptus essential oils with Aloe Vera Gel and Coconut milk. Make small batches that lasts for about a week. Use it to rinse hair and scalp.
  6. Natural Deodorant: Cedarwood, Lemongrass and Clove essential oils are great for men. Lavender and Tea Tree oils are great for women. Apply / Dab a few drops of these essential oils, you can also mix them up to rub on your body at any time. Rubbing natural, essential oils before going to bed, helps change and relax your mood instantly.
  7. Sugar/Sea Salt Scrub: Mix drops of Tea Tree oil or Almond carrier oil with Sea salt or sugar to make your own scrub for facial and upper body exfoliation. You can also use it for your legs.
  8. Natural Body Spray Mist: Add 10 drops of your favorite Swiss Mist essential oil to water and use it in a spray bottle to have a pleasant fragrance to spray on your body. Spray when needed.
  9. Reduce Itchiness on Scalp: Kids experience itchiness on their scalp. Sometimes, even adults do. Mix Lavender essential oil, Cedarwood or Basil oil to your shampoo to alleviate itching on scalp.
  10. Grow thicker hair: The 7 best essential oils that promote thicker hair growth are: Peppermint, Lavender, Rosemary, Chamomile, Cedarwood, Clary sage, and Lemongrass. Adding any of these oils to shampoo helps naturally thicken your hair volume.
  11. Healthier Nails: Make a mixture of essential oils, 10 drops of Frankincense, Lemongrass, myrrh into 2 tablespoons of vitamin E oil and rub on nails with a nail brush.
  12. Tighten your skin: Make your skin look younger by erasing wrinkles using Natural Essential Oils that Swiss Mist carries. Mix 5 drops of Lavender and Frankincense essential oils with a face lotion and apply to face, even under the eyes. Avoid direct contact with eye and mouth. Do not apply on lips. Swiss Mist will be making available Sandalwood essential oils in the near future. Essential oils provide rich nutrients to your skin make it tighter, less wrinkly and giving you a much youthful look.
  13. Common Cold wash out: Mix 5 drops of Lavender along with 5 drops of Eucalyptus essential oils to massage into your scalp when you have a common cold. Leave the mixture in your scalp for about 7 minutes Then wash the mixture out in the shower, using warm to hot water and a mild shampoo. It helps you feel better.
  14. Reduce Dandruff: A mixture of Lavender essential oil with Rosemary and 3 tablespoons of Vitamin E oil can be massaged gently into your scalp twice a week. This will help reduce your dandruff problem and help you get a vibrant, healthy scalp.
  15. Facial scrub: Mix ¼ th cup Yogurt, ¼ th cup cornmeal, 5 drops of Patchouli, Grapefruit and Swiss Mist Lavender oils. Apply to face, leave for 30 minutes before washing it off.
  16. Reduce Stretch Marks: This helps pregnant women and people who are trying to lose weight with tightening their skin. Mix drops of Swiss Mist Frankincense, Myrrh, and Grapefruit essential oils with coconut oil and rub generously on stretch marks to make your skin appear youthful again. This rich mixture will help your skin tremendously. Stop application if you have over sensitive skin.
  17. Nourish Dry Cracked Feet: Apply 5 drops of Lavender oil and 5 drops of Frankincense oil to mild body lotion or coconut oil to rub on the sides of your feet, over cracked skin, to help heal them gradually. Notice this healing is not that of a disease, but nourishing your skin and making better your skin from cracking and bleeding. If you are using Vaseline, that works too, but do not mix with essential oils. Essential oils help nourish your skin better when mixed with body lotion to give you better results and healthy feet.
  18. Minimize Age Spots: Swiss Mist Frankincense essential oil can be applied using a cotton ball two times daily. Put 4 to 5 drops of oil on the cotton ball and dab it on the age spots on your skin to help reduce them gradually.
  19. Mouth freshener: Mix Lemongrass and Peppermint essential oils and rub on your teeth using a soft swab cloth. Then rinse with warm water after 2 minutes. Do this daily to keep your breath fresh.
  20. Rich & Natural Hair conditioner: Mix 10 drops of Lavender oil along with 15 drops of Frankincense oil into a small plastic bag. Place it in warm to hot water to heat up these oils. Then hold the plastic bag upside down and let it drip on your head. You can tear the small plastic bag or cut it with scissors at one end to rub all the oil mixture on your hair. Rub it with medium strength into your scalp and wait for 20 to 30 minutes. Catch up on reading a book or practicing piano, guitar, or watching your favorite T.V comedy show. Then go wash it off with shampoo in warm to hot water shower.
  21. Relieve Nausea: If you are extremely sensitive to smells, strong odors, breathe in Swiss Mist Peppermint or Eucalyptus essential oils by dripping 5 drops onto a tissue and rubbing it to make it active. You can also rub this on your neck and upper chest areas. Lavender essential oil can also help you relax and overcome that nauseating feeling. (Keep this handy if you visit hospitals or other places where you cannot tolerate strong smells). Breathing in natural essential oils helps your body to relax and calm yourself.