How to use tea tree oil to remove blackheads
Are you embarrassed of those ugly looking blackheads around your nose, chin and cheeks etc? Do you want your blackheads to just vanish naturally? If yes, I have an ingredient which can easily remove or pop out those frustrating blackheads, whiteheads and zits. And that is tea tree oil. Tea tree oil is an antiseptic and anti fungal herb whose oil is just wonderful for blackheads and pimples. It also prevents from any bacteria on skin. There are many cosmetics available in market which is made of tea tree oil which can cure acne and blackhead. You can also do it naturally and directly at home at very less expense with tea tree home recipes for blackheads.
Tips on how to use tea tree oil to remove blackheads?
- You can directly apply tea tree oil on the affected area for 10-15 minutes with a cotton ball.
- Apply in circular motion so that the blood circulation boosts and aids in removing the blackheads.
- After 10 minutes you can wash face with luke warm water and wipe it off with some pressure so that the black head pops out.
Mix tea tree oil with other oil
Olive oil, jojoba oil or coconut oil all can be used as base oil. Choose any one of the base oil and 7-8 drops of tea tree oil can be mixed in it to remove acne. Mix both the oils nearly in 2:1 ratio. Now with the help of cotton ball run this mixture of oils on the affected area. You might feel little tingling sensation. Let it be for 5-10minutes. You can now wash your face with luke warm water. This remedy is also helpful in treating the blackheads with tea tree.
Tee tree oil in yogurt/curd
Add 8-10 drops of tea tree oil in 2 spoons of curd. Mix this mixture nicely and apply it all over the affected area. Let it be for 10 minutes. Avoid this if your skin is too sensitive. Because curd has natural bleach in it and it can cause irritation in skin. Now wash it with luke warm water. Doing this regularly for 30 to 45 days shows you best results. Moisturize face after washing. This will loosen the blackheads and will also prevent the formation of new ones. one of the best uses of tea tree oil is that it loosens the blackheads will help to get rid of them easily.
Tea tree with aloe Vera
Remove some aloe Vera gel may be 2-3 spoons. Mash it well. Now add 5-8 drops of tea tree oil on the affected area. Let it be for 5-10 minutes. You can also add oil if your skin is dry. Now after drying, wash face with warm water. You can see the changes in the area around black heads. The blackhead removes completely if you continuously do this remedy for 15-20 days.
Steam with tea tree leaves
Collect hand full of tea tree leaves. Boil them for some time. Now take the steam for 5- 10 minutes. This steam removes excess oil and removes black heads smoothly. Also tea tree steam gives freshness and softens skin. Steam when ever you feel you have black heads. If the black heads do not go in 1 time you can do it twice. Do not steam regularly as it might open up the pores and closing pores naturally is not an easy task.
If you cannot get tea tree leaves you can add few drops of tea tree oil in hot water to treat black heads, acne or oily skin.
Some facts or tips related to tea tree which can help you
- Direct application may cause irritation so try to apply with some other ingredient like honey, oil or water.
- If you are applying directly use cotton or ear bud. Because using these things can help the oil application in little quantity.
- This is astringent and mint feeling ingredient so be careful if you have dry skin.
- Trying using tea tree tips for blackheads 2-3 times in a week for best results.