Tea tree oil is known for its anti bacterial, anti fungal and anti viral properties. It is used for several purposes like athletes’ foot, body odour, acne, bad breath and cold sores. Tea tree oil for acne helps in killing bacteria effectively but it is mandatory to learn the method to use it in the right way.
Depending on the type of the skin dilute the oil. For normal skin or oily it is necessary to mix 9 parts of water with one part of oil. Combine 9 parts of aloe Vera with one part of water for treatment of sensitive skin. As it is very strong, it is not advised to use this oil directly to your skin. It is mandatory to dilute it before application.
It is necessary to experiment with the mixture in order to avoid dry skin, itching and redness. However, you can increase the amount of dilution gradually after a certain period but it is essential to use every diluted mixture for not less than a week before strengthening the mixture and making it strong.
Wash your face cleanly with soap or cleanser and pat it dry before applying the tea tree oil for acne. It is better to make a mask of this solution in order to apply it for at least twice a week to solve acne problem. For green clay powder add two drops of this oil and prepare a thick paste for the mask. By applying this mask for not less than 30 minutes you can control or even prevent acne breakouts.