Tea Tree Oil Uses
Add 3 drops of tea tree oil to 500ml warm water and mix. Dip a cotton wool in the water & oil mixture and wipe face with the cotton wool.
You can also add 2 drops of tea tree oil to a soap free face wash, mix properly and use as normal.
Alternatively, use a combination of the Thursday Plantation Acne Care Range.
Treatment for bad breath
Tea tree oil can be used for mouth care to treat bad breath. Simply add 3 drops of tea tree oil to a cup of warm water. Use the solution as a mouthwash two to three times daily. Always spit out the mixture and do not swallow it.
Alternatively you may also use the Thursday Plantation Tea Tree Toothpaste, which is sugar-free and free of flouride.
Treatment for cold sores
As soon as you feel the tingle of a cold sore about to erupt, place a drop of tea tree oil onto a cotton bud and dab the affected area.
Apply 3-5 times per day.
Treats nasal congestion
Add 2-3 drops of tea tree oil in a bowl with 500ml of steaming water and inhale the steam.
Alternatively add 2-3 drops of tea tree oil to your humidifier.
Add 10 drops of tea tree oil to your shampoo, mix and wash as per normal.