Tea tree is one of the best treatments for acne these days because it can ward off the condition completely when used regularly. Being a powerful antiseptic it can prevent out-breaks from occurring on the skin besides it also controls the amount of sebum which is secreted naturally by the cells.
What is acne in a colloquially term? Acne is a condition which is caused by inflammation of clogged pores. These pores are clogged with dust and dirt particles when excessive amount of sebum is secreted in our skin. Over-active oil production is a kind of major skin problem which contributes to the severity of acne, thus it’s recommended that you keep the affected area clean by using an anti-septic product and tea tree is the best you can try.
Diluted Tea Tree Oil
Tea tree oil is very strong and concentrated thus it must not be used as it because it can damage your skin badly. You have got to dilute it before applying it on the facial skin as it’s very sensitive part of the body.
- Tea Tree Olive 4 drops
- Water ½ drops
- Mix both well and use cotton pads for application.
- Wash your skin with any soap and pat it dry.
- Let your skin be completely dry in air and wait for two minutes.
- Now dip the cotton pad into the oil and water mixture.
- Dab it gently onto the affected area.
- Let the mixture be absorbed into the skin.
- No need to wash it.
- For better results, repeat this procedure at least two times a day.
Aloe Vera and Tea Tree oil Paste
Aloe Vera is gift of nature to us, it is a strong anti-bacterial agent which can prevent acne spots and heal scars. It also plays an important role in the formation of new skin cells, so it’s recommended for all types of skin problems because it can heal almost anything, even those stubborn dark spots which you get on your hands or arms during cooking.
Tea tree has a tendency to make your skin a bit dry, so it can be mixed with aloe for dealing with acne as well as scars or marks.
- 4 table spoons of aloe gel
- 5 Table spoons of tea tree oil
Apply this mask on your face by using a nice brush and let it sit in well. The gel will comfy your skin from the inside out whereas tea tree will fight against bacteria which is causing acne and pimples.