How to Use Tea Tree Oil for Yeast Infection

Yeast infection is caused by microscopic fungi called Candida albicans which commonly present in our body. Hormonal changes, stress, antibiotics, oral contraceptives, menopause, etc. are some causes for this problem. itching, swelling and burning sensations, odorless vaginal discharge are some of the symptoms experienced by yeast infected people.
Tea tree oil is an excellent natural remedy that widely used to treat fungal infections, including yeast infection. It contains terpinen – 4 – ol, which kills the fungus that causes yeast infections. It has anti-inflammatory property that reduces the irritation and inflammation on the yeast affected areas. It restores the balance between good and bad bacteria in the body and thus controls the growth of yeast in the body.