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Tea tree oil is a yellowish oil that is obtained from the leaves of a plant called Melaleuca alternifolia, which is native to Australia. It has been used to treat fungal conditions and also as an antiseptic. More »

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MedlinePlus names tea tree oil as a possible effective treatment for athlete's foot, mild-to-moderate acne and fungus infections of the nails. The oil is also used as an antiseptic for treating stings, insect bites, boil... More »

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According to MedlinePlus, tea tree oil is a possible effective treatment for athlete's foot, fungal infections in the nails and mild-to-moderate acne. It is also used to treat yeast infections, thrush, lice, gingivitis, ... More »

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Melaleuca oil, more commonly known as tea tree oil, is a yellow essential oil that comes from a plant native to Australia, according to Medical News Today. Applied topically, melaleuca oil is supposed to bring medical be... More »

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Tea tree oil treats fungal infections of the nails, athlete's foot, vaginal infections, parasites and supports dental health, according to Mayo Clinic. It also treats allergic reactions in the skin, and as of 2015, early... More »

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Tea tree oil can be used to treat fungal nail infections, WebMD advises. However, tea tree oil only fully cures nail fungus about 18% of the time. More »

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Tea tree oil is effective in treating toenail fungus, according to DrWeil.com. Tea tree oil is a natural disinfectant that can be applied to affected nails twice a day. Results may take up to a year as the nail must grow... More »

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