Extracted from a plant called Melaleuca alternifolia found in Australia, has been in use for decades. Widely used for hair and skin this oil has numerous health benefits and makes it one of the most popular essential oils across the world. Anti-fungal, antimicrobial, antibacterial properties of this oil are widely used to treat acne, foot fungus, dandruff, inflamed skin, etc.
Why use tea tree oil for hair?
- Regular use of tea tree oil on hair can help maintain a healthy scalp. It helps to unblock hair follicles and improves hair growth.
- The natural anti-fungal and antibacterial benefits present in tea tree oil helps in reducing dandruff to a great extent.
- Helps dry and brittle hair and fights against hair thinning.
How to Use:-
Method 1:- Mix few drops of tea tree oil with any carrier oil of your choice apply on scalp and massage with your fingertips for 2-3 minutes as a pre-shampooing treatment. For best results, repeat this process at least 2-3 times a week.
Method 2:- Dab a few drops of tea tree oil in bath water to naturally moisturise the hair as well as enhance your skin tone.