How to Dilute Tea Tree Oil for Piercings
Tea tree oil is a natural antibacterial and antiseptic solution that is widely used to help heal and clean piercings. It is generally used in conjunction with other sterilizing solutions. Since it is an essential oil, it must be diluted before using. Here is some information about how to dilute tea tree oil for piercings.
- Tea Tree Oil
- Carrier Oil
- Mixing Bowl
- Clean Cotton Swab
- Prepare the ingredients. Before you can start diluting, you’ll need to prepare the tea tree oil and carrier oil. Measure out enough carrier oil to make a teaspoon or tablespoon of the solution. The amount of each oil to use will depend on the size of the piercing and the severity of the infection.
- Mix the tea tree oil and carrier oil. Place the oils in a mixing bowl and mix together until they’re combined. You need to make sure that the solution is homogeneous with no visible oil droplets.
- Apply the solution. Once the solution is ready, you can use a clean cotton swab to apply it to your piercing. Make sure to apply the solution gently and in a circular motion.
- Repeat. Once you have applied the solution to your piercing, leave it on for a few minutes and then rinse it off. Repeat this process a few times a day until your piercing is healed.
Diluting tea tree oil is an easy and effective way to help heal and clean piercings. All you need to do is mix together the tea tree oil and carrier oil in a bowl and apply the solution to your piercing. Repeat this process a few times a day until your piercing is healed.