how to mix iodine and tea tree oil

how to mix iodine and tea tree oil

How to Mix Iodine and Tea Tree Oil

What You Will Need

  • Iodine (available from most pharmacies)
  • Tea Tree Oil


  1. Mix 3 drops of iodine to 30 drops of tea tree oil in a small cup or bowl.
  2. Stir or whisk the solution together until the iodine has completely dissolved.
  3. Once the mixture is evenly blended, apply it to the areas you wish to treat.
  4. Allow the mixture to sit on the affected areas for 10-15 minutes.
  5. Rinse off the solution.
  6. Repeat the above steps as needed.


  • Be sure to wear protective gloves while stirring and applying the solution.
  • Test the solution on a small area of skin beforehand to check for sensitivity.
  • Discontinue use if redness, itching, or rash occurs.


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