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Get Rid of Black Heads with Tea Tree Oil
Jun 13, 2016
Get Rid of Black Heads with Tea Tree Oil

6 Easy Methods to Get Rid of Black Heads with Tea Tree Oil

Got embarrassed often seeing the black heads around your nose, chin and forehead? Want to get rid of them? Then there is amazing oil for you that is, tea tree oil. The natural properties of the tea tree oil if very effective in treating this black heads, antiseptic property can stop infections.

So, you can use this oil many ways to control the black heads. To know them, continue reading the article.

Methods to Use Tea Tree Oil for Black Heads

Method-1: Use Tea Tree Oil for Bathing

One of the easiest ways to remove black heads is, add few drops of tea tree oil in bath tub containing full of water. Leave it for some time to dissolve in the water and then you can take bath. It also adds up fragrance to your body.

Method-2: Prepare a Facial Scrub

Homemade facial scrub is the effective method to remove the black heads from your face. All that you need is, just add few drops of tea tree oil, olive oil, essential oils like lavender or lemon oil and some sugar. Now, you can add a tbsp of honey to it. Mix them all together and after that you can apply it your face and gently massage your face especially on blackheads in circular strokes. Do it for at least few minutes and then rinse off with water.

Finally apply moisturizer to your face. Scrubs are always effective for removing such blackheads and dead skin cells over the skin. Better don’t overdo the tea tree oil scrub as it is drying too. Apply it only 2-3 times a week and not daily.

Method-3: Make a Face Pack

Facial masks are easy to remove both your black heads as well as pimples. You can prepare a mask like this. Add 2 to 4 drops of tea tree oil along with green clay powder and mix them. To create prefect blended mixture, make sure that you add sufficient water to the paste. Once the paste is prepared apply it to your face and neck area and then rinse off with lukewarm water after 15 to 20 minutes.

You can also prepare another face mask for removing black heads as follows. Add 2 to 3 drops of tea tree oil with jojoba oil and mix them. Now add some amount of tomato pulp to it. To make puree out of it mash the tomato pulp in the mixture. Once it is done, apply it over your face on blackheads and leave it for 10-15 minutes. Later rinse off with cold water.

Method-4: Use it in while cleaning the Face

Either cleansing your face or moisturizing it, add few drops i.e., 2 to 6 drops of tea tree oil to your wash or cream and not more than that and then wash your face. Don’t allow it to go into your eyes. This will definitely fight against the blackheads and removes them. By removing the blackheads through the cream or wash, it gives you smooth and soft skin instantly.

Method-5: Apply Directly

You can even directly apply the few drops of 100% pure tea tree oil to your face and leave it for few hours or overnight. Pay extra attention to the nose area where you can see more blackheads. The antiseptic properties of tea tree oil treat those black heads effectively by removing the dirt from the skin and bacteria too. You can do it every day until you get rid of the blackheads completely.

Method-6: Use Tea Tree Oil Gel

You will have tea tree oil gel available in the market. Applying this to your skin can solve the problem of blackheads. The natural antibacterial penetrates in to your skin and treats blackheads, whiteheads as well as acne and other symptoms. You can apply this gel daily at least once. If your skin is dry, mix this gel with aloe gel and apply it on your face.

These are the few different ways through which you can use tea tree oil to treat your blackheads. So, try using it until you get cure. But be cautious, when you are using full strength of tea tree oil, as some people will have skin irritations even though the people are not allergic to oil. In such cases, you can use diluted tea tree oil. Never use it if you are pregnant or nursing women and keep it away from children too. Don’t swallow or put the oil in your mouth.

In this way you can use tea tree oil as a supplement to treat blackheads and remove them. You can also purchase a tea tree oil skin care products, if you are worried of its full strength. It is better you apply moisturizer after using this oil directly or indirectly. This keeps your skin smooth and soft always.

Hope, this tea tree oil would be one of the best effective ways than other treatments available to treat your blackheads. So, start using it today itself to remove blackheads as well as acne from your face and enjoy.

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