Tea Tree Oil For Acne DIY Recipe

What is Acne?

Acne is a common skin condition caused by chronic inflammation of the hair follicles and sebaceous glands. Acne causes pimples to develop usually on the face, back, and chest.

What are the Benefits of Tea Tree Oil?

Tea Tree Oil is renowned for its antiseptic properties making it an excellent choice for treating problem skin conditions.

Tea Tree Oil For Acne Remedy

Tea Tree essential oil, because of its anti-inflammatory and antiseptic properties, helps reduce skin redness, irritation, and swelling. The oil is a powerful solvent, which means it breaks the oil, dirt, and debris that builds up under our skin and clogs up our pores. It is important, however, not to overuse this oil, even diluted with water or carrier oils (which I highly recommend).

It is best to limit the use of this oil to once or twice a month, and only at night to prevent any sun damage or photo-sensitivity. It is also important not to mix tea tree oil with other products with active ingredients like benzoyl peroxide, retinol-A, and salicylic acid. 

Tea Tree Oil helps to control acne and destroys the skin-dwelling bacteria that causes acne. TeaTree essential oil is beneficial as an acne treatment because of its antiseptic properties, killing acne-causing bacteria. Use Tea Tree Oil for acne is an excellent choice for treating bad skin conditions. Found in most acne ingredients to help skin remedies, Tea Tree Oil for acne can be applied to pimples as an immediate treatment. This natural acne recipe is also full of probiotics to help invigorate your skin.

Benefit: Helps clear out bacteria that may cause acne.

What You Need:

  • 12 drops of Tea Tree Oil
  • 2 Tablespoons of Pure Aloe Vera Gel
  • ½ teaspoon Unrefined Coconut Oil

How to Use Tea Tree Oil for Acne

Directions:

  1. In a bowl, place the Tea Tree Oil and Aloe Vera gel.
  2. Add in the Fractionated Coconut Oil.
  3. Blend all ingredients together and place in a small sealable container.
TO USE: Before bedtime, rub a small amount onto your clean skin. In the morning, rinse your face thoroughly with warm water until clean.