Aromatherapy Uses of tea tree oil, health benifits:
SKIN CARE: Abscess, acne, athlete's foot,
blisters, burns, cold sores, dandruff,herpes, insect bites, oily skin, rashes (nappy rash), spots, verrucae, warts,
RESPIRATORY SYSTEM: Asthma, bronchitis, catarrh, coughs, sinusitis,tuberculosis, whooping cough.
GENITO-URINARY SYSTEM: Thrush, vaginitis, cystitis, pruitis.
IMMUNE SYSTEM: Colds, fever, 'flu, infectious illnesses such as chicken pox.
Antiseptic / Bacretrial Properties of tea tree oil
Treatment of cuts, burns, insect bites, infected splinters and all kinds of wounds, especially dirty or ones which contain puss. As an antiseptic it is
valuable for general skin care, spots, acne and blackheads etc. As a general
disinfectant it is especially useful for respiratory or genito-urinary tract
infections i.e. bronchitis and sinusitis or cystitis.
Anti-fungal Properties of tea tree oil
Tea Tree's effective treatment for ringworm, athletes foot, thrush (candida). It
has also been used to combat fungal diseases affecting animals fish and plants.
Anti-viral Properties of tea tree oil
Viruses are the invading organisms responsible for most epidemic illnesses. As a
powerful anti-viral agent, Tea Tree is effective in fighting many common
infectious diseases such as measles, chicken pox, flu, cold and shingles, as
well as other viral complaints i.e. cold sores, verrucae and warts.
Immuno-stimulant Properties of tea tree oil
It this context Tea Tree is of great value as a preventative remedy to help the
body fight off all kinds of infection. Especially important if the body is
already in a weakened condition brought on by either stress, illness or the use
of antibiotics or other drugs which have lowered the body's natural resistance
levels. It can be helpful to those who need to build up their strength before a
surgical operation or for those suffering from chronic or long standing
debilitating illness. Its possible application to AIDS is also currently being