Read our hints, tips and articles about the best ways to use tea tree oil.
Let’s face it... fungal infections are embarrassing and unsightly. If not treated properly they can become quite painful. A fungal infection typically develops when fungi - known as dermatophytes - burrows in under the nail bed. The fungus will usually get through any opening of the skin or a separation in the nail bed, and if a warm environment is provided the fungus will continue to thrive and grow, causing unsightly and embarrassing nails.
Often embarrassing and very persistent, fungal infections of the nail can cause pain and discomfort if the condition is not treated effectively. Infection will usually develop when fungi (known as dermatophytes) burrow deep under the nail resulting in thick, crusty-looking discoloured nails.
Tea tree oil is a natural alternative to expensive store-bought creams and lotions. The oil is very effective in treating a number of conditions such as fungal infections, dandruff, athlete’s foot, cuts, burns and many more.
Click here to read 14 Benefits and Uses for Tea Tree Oil from the Healthline website.