Apply tea tree oil for the care and relief of Cellulitis
Effectiveness: 3.9Popularity: 7
Why it works: Tea tree oil contains strong anti-septic and anti-microbial properties which help destroy microbes that cause cellulitis.
How it works: Apply diluted tea tree oil directly to the affected with a cotton ball three times a day. Do a patch test by applying the diluted oil to the inside of your forearm to make sure it does not cause irritation to your skin before using. Start with one part of tea tree oil with two part of water and gradually increase the concerntration. If undiluted tea tree oil does not irritate your skin then that will be even better.
Precautions: Tea tree oil may cause skin irritation, swelling, burning, and redness for some people.
Don't take tea tree oil by mouth.
The self cure remedy of Apply tea tree oil for the care and relief of Cellulitis has an effectiveness score of 3.9 and a popularity score of 7 on the self-cure system.