Benefits of Tea Tree Oil

Tea Tree Oil is one of the most valuable oils in aromatherapy. It is excellent for the removal of viruses, fungi, and bacteria, and is also frequently used for cosmetic purposes. Its application on the skin is multiple and effective. It is considered the most effective solution for acne treatment. For these purposes, it can be added to the face toner or applied directly to the problematic area. Added to the shampoo it removes dandruff and suppresses the scalp. Direct application or in the form of a bath is used in the treatment of various fungal infections.

Due to the deodorizing and antibacterial effect, this oil is an excellent choice for cleaning the house surfaces. Tea tree essential oil is beneficial for the elimination of insects, especially mosquitoes and flies. It stimulates the work of the immune system, has a soothing effect, facilitates coughing. This essential oil is especially useful for reduced immunity and fatigue. Rubbed into the chest and back, it can be useful in viral infections and can also be used as preventive care of the whole body after showering.

Tea Tree Essential Oil – Effects & Usage

Benefits of Tea Tree Oil


Plant: Melaleuca alternifolia L.
Smell: sharp and piercing
Method of obtaining oil: distillation
Part of the plant from which the oil is obtained: leaf
Main ingredients: terpinen 4-ol, gamma terpinen, alpha terpinen, p-Cymene


Tea tree oil works soothing, and also helps with nervousness and shock state. It facilitates the resolution of suppressed trauma and emotions. Provides a sense of power and makes it easy to make decisions. It alleviates coughing and helps with colds, flu and bronchitis. It has an amazing force in combating infections. It is a powerful anti-virus, bacterial and fungal agent.


This oil is known as one of the most powerful herbal antiseptics. For cosmetic purposes, its application on the skin is multiple. It is often a component of a solution for flushing the right and left cavity, as well as for hair care and against louse. This product is helpful in healing infections of the lining of the cavity, acne, herpes, dandruff, burns (and from the sun), rash, infected wounds, fungi, ulcers, insect bites, nipples.
It also helps in the fight against bronchitis and laryngitis as well as asthma and sore throat and very effective in rheumatism and muscle pain. Mix it with lavender, rosemary and citrus oils and you will not mix it wrong. Do not apply directly to the skin, it should be mixed with some vegetable oil (almond, coconut, olive, castor oil, wheat germ oil, jojoba oil, avocado oil) first. It is also very effective as a natural repellant. The oil refuses not only mosquitoes but also louse, ants and many other insects.


If you use tea tree essential oil properly, it does not cause any harmful consequences but is not recommended in pregnancy and for children up to 6 years of age. Do not use on sensitive skin because it can cause irritation. Do not apply directly to the skin and mucous membranes. Not for oral use. Keep protected from light and heat, out of the reach of children.