22 August 2012

10 uses for tea tree oil

Tea tree oil is found in the leaves of the Australian Tea Tree. Commonly referred to as a "medicine cabinet in a bottle," it has many uses; most commonly as a natural antibiotic. Tea Tree Oil sold in pure form, in creams/lotions or diluted with water and can be purchased online or in most drug stores.

Here are ten uses for tea tree oil:

1. Natural antibiotic for cuts and burns
2. Treat infections in aquarium fish
3. Clear sinuses
4. Disinfectant in household cleaners
5. Soothe acne
6. Treat athlete’s foot
7. Repel insects
8. Calm scalp irritation
9. Lessen a toothache
10. Get rid of mold

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Philadelphia, PA Meghan has been an animal lover since she brought her first hamster home as a child. She has been involved with animal rescue for more than 12 years and recently became vegan. She is a stern advocate for spay/neuter programs, as well as adoption over buying.

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