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.
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