We discuss often at HerbFest the use of the Eucalyptus plant for the inhalation oil for Vick's Vapor Rub and now we see this.
Hope you enjoy knowing Vick's formulation was originally the idea you see below.
This comes from a weekly email series on Ayurevedic medicine and periodically find some interesting tidbits of info. that blend in with our herbal theme. By typingin "tea tree" on our search you will find a previous article about the use of Tea Tree Oil for acne rather than using the brand name pharmaceutical Accutane, with a myriad of potential harmful side effects. Tea Tree is a well known and well used antibacterial for topical administration. Below is a post on treating acne ayurevedically. Found another use of that wonderful herb BASIL!!!!!
We all have one or the other health problem, acne is most common issue. Beauty being skin deep, having acne on your skin makes people consider themselves as unattractive. You need not lose your beauty sleep over skin troubles, as acne natural remedies are here. First you must understand why do we have acne? It is due to sebaceous glands that are overactive especially on face, chest and neck during adolescence and hormonal imbalances. Sebum produced by these glands gets trapped in layers of skin causing acne.
Keeping your skin clean will be a positive step towards preventing acne outbursts. Natural remedies for acne includes following:
Follow these acne natural remedies, you need to take long-term care of your skin without worrying much about instant solutions gradually results are bound to show. Skin is the longest organ the body has and whatever you put inside your body shows on the outside.
(Ditto that's the same thing my dermatologist tells me but heck they in the business of saying that!!! :)
Read complete article by Hilton Pagley @ http://www.ayurhelp-shop.com/articles/acnenatural.htm
Ok, just thought I’d add some info to the plant’s Bio. (-:
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