be_ixf;ym_202201 d_23; ct_50

How to use tea tree oil to fight dandruff and thinning hair, according to dermatologists

 
Tea tree oil is a popular essential oil that’s used for everything from treating acne to scalp troubles.

This herbal remedy was originally used medicinally by the Aboriginal Australians many thousand years ago. Since then, its use has expanded globally and you can find tea tree products just about anywhere from your local grocery to the Internet.

If you’re looking to use tea tree for your hair, specifically, opt for shampoos that contain tea tree oil as an ingredient or use the instructions below to make a DIY soak.

Here are three benefits of tea tree oil, as well as tips for how to use it.

1. May relieve dandruff and itchiness

Plus, tea tree oil also has anti-inflammatory properties, and by reducing inflammation, you may experience relief from itching, says Nava Greenfield, MD, board certified dermatologist at Schweiger Dermatology Group.

 

READ FULL ARTICLE HERE

Source : Insider – How to use tea tree oil to fight dandruff and thinning hair, according to dermatologists Edited By, Ashley Laderer

About Schweiger Dermatology Group

Schweiger Dermatology Group was founded to help make excellent dermatology care accessible throughout the Northeast. In 2010, Dr. Eric Schweiger started the practice with a single location in Midtown Manhattan. When he saw the need for high-quality dermatology care that did not require weeks or months of waiting to see a qualified provider, his vision of a multi-location practice was born.

Back to Top
>

Receive skincare tips, news and special offers!

Field marked with asterisk (*) is mandatory.