Tea Tree Oil for Yeast Infection

Tea Tree Oil

Tea Tree oil which reduces inflammation and it also helps to restore body’s balance of good and bad bacteria. It has antimicrobial, antibacterial and antifungal properties that help to treat yeast infection. Tea Tree oil has many therapeutic properties which have the capability of eliminating a large number of microorganisms (like trichomonas) that treat Candida infection. Tea Tree oil for Yeast Infection which contains terpinen – 4 – ol, kills the fungus that causes yeast infections. It also contains gamma–terpinene and alpha–terpinene, which also inhibits the growth of candida albicans.

Tea Tree Oil for Yeast Infection

Yeast infection which is caused by microscopic fungi that called Candida albicans which commonly present in our body. Usually, the good bacteria control its own growth. Due to many factors, the amount of good bacteria gets decreased. This triggers overgrowth of the candida albicans which developing an infection. Though vaginal yeast infection which is common, it can also develop in lower abdomen, digestive system, nail beds, and under the breasts and beneath skin the folds.

Tea Tree Oil for Yeast Infection with Baking Soda

Baking soda which can restores the skin’s pH balance and relieves itching, burning, and swelling.

Process 1:

  • Add 1 cup of baking soda and 10 drops tea tree oil to your shallow sitz bath.
  • Run lukewarm water over this bath tub to mix all these ingredients.
  • Get in and soak it for 20 minutes.
  • Rinse with plain water in the shower, then towel dry.
  • Repeat it daily until infection subsides.
  • Combine 3 cups of apple cider vinegar and few drops of tea tree oil in your bath water and take a bath to get rid of yeast infection.

Tea Tree Oil for Yeast Infection with Alcohol

It can be also good for yeast infection. Following process should be followed

Process 1:

  • Mix 1 teaspoon each of tea tree oil and isopropyl (or rubbing) alcohol and pour into dropper bottle.
  • Mix 10 drops of solution with 1 pint of water.
  • Use it as a douche once a day for a week.
  • Mix with 1 tablespoon of tea tree oil in 1 cup of warm water and use as a douche.

Tea Tree Oil for Yeast Infection with Carrier Oil

It can be used to treat the infection which is in men, women, toddlers and pregnant women.

  • Mix 3 drops of tea tree oil with 1 tablespoon of any carrier oil like almond, castor, or olive oil.
  • Massage it gently on infected skin and leave it whole night.
  • In the morning, rinse with lukewarm water and pat dry.
  • Repeat nightly.

Tea Tree Oil for yeast with  Water

  • Mix about ½ teaspoon of tea tree oil and ½ cup of water.
  • Apply on yeast infected areas with the help of cotton ball.
  • Leave it for few minutes and then wash it with water.
  • Pat dry and repeat it 3 times a day.
  • For more benefit, mix in ¼ teaspoon lemon grass.