If you only stock one essential oil in your medicine cabinet, tea tree oil should be it! It's one of the most versatile oils out there and can be used in hundreds of situations including as a bug repellent, for conditions such as athlete's foot, acne, and dandruff, and even to cleanse wounds. This oil usually comes in a small bottle and a little bit goes a long way. That's why it is a good idea to have this natural tea tree oil spray on hand.
Before you get started, it is important to know that this information doesn't replace a physician's advice. Consult your doctor before using this oil for any reason.
Recipe for Natural Tea Tree Oil Spray:
1 spray bottle, 4 ounces in size
1 tablespoon vodka
15 drops tea tree essential oil
Filtered or Distilled Water
You should take the extra step to make sure the spray bottle is cleaned or even sterilized. To sterilize the bottle, you can boil it in hot water for 10 minutes and then let it air dry. You can also use the dishwasher to sterilize the bottle.
Pour the vodka into the spray bottle and then add the tea tree oil. Immediately fill the bottle with water. Cover the bottle and shake vigorously. Store the bottle in a cool, dry place away from heat and light. Shake the bottle well before use.
How to Use the Tea Tree Oil Spray
Now that you've made the spray, your next step is to find ways to use it. Here are some situations where tea tree oil could bring relief:
This is just a small sampling of what tea tree oil can do for you. Be sure to always keep this spray on hand so that you will have it ready the next time you need it!