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10 Tea Tree Oil Recipes For Acne-free Skin!

By: Sneha A

Acne is one of the most common skin problems, which is often easily curable by home remedies; however, lack of awareness about the correct measures that should be taken while dealing with pimples can lead to the aggravation of the problem instead of solving it.

A number of people often choose to opt for chemical treatments to get rid of pimples, which results in further skin damage. Natural remedies in this case can prove to be a saviour for most of us and one such way to treat acne naturally is by using tea tree oil.

You can use the following 10 tea tree oil recipes to flaunt a flawless, acne-free skin.


1. Tea Tree Oil And Aloe Vera:

In two tablespoons of aloe vera gel, add 5 drops of tea tree oil. Mix well, apply to the affected area and leave for at least 4 hours. Rinse with water and repeat regularly.


2. Tea Tree Oil And Olive Oil:

Mix 4 drops of tea tree oil in two teaspoons of olive oil. With the help of a cotton ball, apply on the affected area. Leave for half an hour, rinse and pat dry.


3. Tea Tree Oil With Egg White:

In one egg white, add 4 drops of tea tree oil. Apply this simple mask and leave it for at least 20 minutes and then rinse with lukewarm water.


4.Tea Tree Oil And Honey:

In two tablespoons of raw organic honey, mix 5 drops of tea tree oil. Apply and leave overnight. Rinse with normal water and use regularly for good results.


5.Tea Tree Oil And Witch Hazel:

Now this method is not to be over used, as it may leave your skin super dry. Mix 4 drops of tea tree oil with 30 drops of witch hazel. Apply this mixture using a cotton ball regularly and see the difference.


6.Tea Tree Oil Steam:

Boil the water and pour in a large bowl. In it, put 5 drops of tea tree oil and let the affected area be treated with the steam by using a thick towel to cover.


7.Tea Tree Oil And Coconut Oil:

Before using this method, make sure to cleanse the affected area properly and use steam to open up the pores. Now, mix half a teaspoon of tea tree oil with 4-5 teaspoons of coconut oil. Massage the mix for 5 minutes and then, wash and pat dry. Use regularly.


8.Tea Tree Oil And Jojoba Oil:

Mix 4 drops of tea tree oil in 1 tsp of jojoba oil. You can further add some tomato paste to make a more nourishing face pack. Apply it on your face or any other affected area, leave for 20 minutes and then rinse with water.


9.Tea Tree Oil And Yogurt:

Cleanse your face well and then dry it. In 3 tablespoons of yogurt, mix 5 drops of tea tree oil and apply the paste on. Leave it on for 20 minutes and then rinse with lukewarm water.


10.Plain Tea Tree Oil:

An effective remedy to treat cystic acne is to directly apply tea tree oil with a cotton ball on the pimples. Leave it on overnight and use it regularly to get rid of the ugly acne marks.

Read more about: acne, tea tree oil, aloe vera, honey
Story first published: Saturday, November 12, 2016, 17:00 [IST]
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