When your choosing you oil choose one that is 100% tea tree (the variety of Melaleuca tree that it’s from doesn’t matter).

Occasionally a bottle of tree oil will tell you what concentration of terpinen it contains.  This is the main active agent  in tea tree and is what makes it antibacterial and antifungal. You’ll need one with around 10-40% like this one.

Calendula Essential Oil For Eczema

Method: Add a few drops to your carrier oil and massage into affected area.

Properties: Calendula comes from the marigold daisy family and it is great for treating eczema due to its has skin calming and healing properties.

It’s ideal for using on sore, chapped skin, bruises, cuts, nappy rash and bites because it stimulates our natural production of collagen which helps the healing process.