Tea tree essential oil is extracted from the tea tree (botanical name Melaleuca Alternifolia) leaves. Tea tree has so many anti-viral,anti-bacterial and anti-fungal benefits.The chemicals in tea tree oil may kill bacteria and fungus and reduce allergic skin reactions.
It can be used to cure candida and various infections like
1. Treatment of ringworm an itching skin disease
2. Application of tea tree oil can reduce the sunburn which is nothing but a swollen red skin caused by radiation burn from UV rays of the sun
3. Tea tree oil in dilute form can be helpful in skin ailments from acne
4. Tea tree oils acts as a natural antiseptic to Athlete’s foot is a result of fungal infection
5. A mouth wash of diluted tea tree oil provides relief from toothache
6. It is also effective in curing pyorrhoea – periodontal disease or inflammation of gums