Tea Tree Oil: Properties, Benefits, Side-effects?
purifies the skin for topical use.
Pure essential oil of Melaleuca Alterinifolia Australia.
pack of 10 ml.
The name Tea Tree Oil, as historical literature, was used for the first time by the English Captain James Cook, who arrived in Australia in 1770, he learned from the aborigines to use an extract made from the leaves of Melaleuca alternifolia to treat wounds, abrasions , burns and relieve the discomfort of insect bites. Modern experiments have validated the effectiveness of this precious essential oil.
The essence is extracted by distillation in a current of steam, from the leaves of Melaleuca alternifolia. This tree grows wild in some forests of Australia. Only plants that grow in this region have a high content of terpinen-4-ol, the main active component of tea tree oil, and a low-cineol (irritating to skin and mucous membranes).
This oil possesses marked antiseptic properties and is considered a classic skin disinfectant, due to its recognized activity against many microorganisms guests, regular and occasional, skin and mucous membranes; possesses, in addition, an excellent absorption and is not irritating.
The purity of Tea Tree Oil Named is absolute and guaranteed. Named wanted to preserve its natural composition, with no additives or thinners.
Only the plant grown in its native habitat in Australia, has active ingredients that have made him famous Tea Tree Oil in the world. Tea Tree Oil Named comes exclusively from these geographical areas.
Who knows the quality of the Tea Tree Oil Named has appreciated the speed of action and effectiveness. These characteristics are obtained thanks to a strict control on the methods of cultivation, harvesting and processing.
Property taken from the bibliography
ABRASION AND BURNS
Thanks to its antiseptic and soothing, the tea tree oil is particularly indicated as an adjunct in the case of abrasions and burns. The tea tree oil does not cause heartburn.
How to use: Apply with a moistened gauze, a few drops 2/3 times a day until improvement.
ACNE and boils the tea tree oil is a powerful purifying natural, useful in the treatment of oily and impure skin. This has been tested by in vitro studies and clinical trials. The tea tree oil, in fact, owns a number of properties that make it an excellent anti-acne agent: cleansing, a mild irritant and a good penetration of the epidermis.
How to use: pour a few drops on cotton or gauze moistened and cleanse the area morning and evening, until the problem disappears.
REDDENING AND THROAT DISORDERS Disorders of the throat can be a common ailment of the season (due to viruses and bacteria), or irritation caused by irritants in the environment, such as smoking. The literature states that the essential oil of tea tree can be useful to relieve ailments of the throat.
How to use: dilute in a glass of water, 2-3 drops and make rinsing several times a day (do not swallow).
Redness, irritation, itching of the skin, sunburn AND SHAVING The tea tree oil is soothing and refreshing, then it may be useful as an adjunct in cases of itching of the skin, redness and irritation caused by external agents, sunburn and razor burn.
How to use: Mix a few drops of almond oil and apply on the affected areas. Pause for a few days exposure to the sun.
Fissures BETWEEN THE TOES (tinea pedis) Tinea pedis, or more commonly "athlete's foot", is a skin disorder caused by a group of fungi that attack the interdigital spaces of the feet. The tea tree oil is useful as a prevention of Tinea pedis, but also in case of corns, calluses.
How to use: Apply with a moistened gauze, a few drops on the affected areas several times a day, leave uncovered part until completely absorbed.
GUMS reddened and painful Used as a mouthwash or applied directly on the affected areas, the tea tree oil is particularly useful in case of burning or redness of the gums of the mouth.
How to use: dilute in a glass of water, 2-3 drops and make rinsing several times a day. Toccature: apply with a "Q-tip" only on the affected areas.
LIP IRRITATION AND STRESS The tea tree oil is effective in cases of stress and irritation to the lips due to external agents.
How to use: Apply a few drops several times a day directly on the disorder, until improvement. Avoid direct contact with the eye dropper and exposure to the sun.
DISORDERS OF THE SKIN AND NAILS The tea tree oil gives much relief in the event of symptoms of the skin, nails and mucous membranes. The most frequent manifestations of these disorders are redness, scaling, itching, and burning.
How to use: apply to affected areas, a few drops several times a day and massage until completely absorbed.
DISORDERS VAGINAL Thanks to its soothing and refreshing, the tea tree oil is very useful as an adjunct in the treatment of disorders of the mucous membranes of the genitals.
How to use: lavender: mix 5 drops in 1 liter of cold water, previously boiled water.
INSECT BITES The peculiarity of tea tree oil is both to reduce the itching sensation is being an insect repellent.
How to use: Apply directly or with gauze, a few drops per day, until the disappearance of the itching.
DANDRUFF The tea tree oil can be useful in case of dry and greasy dandruff.
How to use: rub a few drops on your scalp and then proceed with the shampoo.