Green tea is known worldwide as a beverage that brings about numerous health benefits. It is native to India and China and is often used as astringent, stimulant, or diuretic. Green tea is made by drying unoxidized leaves of the green tea plant, while the essential oil is extracted through cold pressing. It has an extensive number of antioxidants and polyphenols due to its unoxidized nature. Hence, it can be used in many applications such as medicine, skincare, and hair treatment.
Health Benefits of Green Tea Essential Oil
When applied to skin, green tea essential oil can help to block UV radiation and free radicals, preventing damage to skin. It could also restore collagen, reduce wrinkles and improve skin quality. Green tea essential oil is known for having anti-aging properties. Study has also shown that green tea consists polyphenols that could kill pests and bacteria. Hence, it could act as repellent and also be used to treat acne or odour caused by bacteria and fungus.
Green tea essential oil can be frequently seen in salon or hair treatment centres. This is because it is able to leave hair with a shiny and smooth texture. In addition, research has proven that there are substances in green tea that boosts hair growth and prevents hair loss. The antioxidant nature of green tea also helps to keep hair at a healthier condition.
How to use Green Tea Essential Oil:
Using an Aroma Mist Diffuser
Many research and health studies have shown that the best way of enjoying the benefits of essential oils is when the essential oil molecules are inhaled directly into the body. This can be easily achieved by using an aroma mist diffuser. Follow our simple steps below to learn how you can enjoy the health benefits of essential oils comfortably in your home or office.
Step 1: Pick a location
When positioning the location of where to place the aroma mist diffuser, choose a space in your home or office with a level surface or solid tabletop. You will also need a power outlet. It is recommended to have a placemat below the machine since water is being used.
Step 2: Fill up with water
Remove the cover and fill the diffuser reservoir tank with clean water. Fill it up to just below the water line. All our mist diffusers have a water level line on the inside of the reservoir. Be sure not to exceed the water line.
Step 3: Add your favourite essential oils
Simply add 2-3 drops of your favourite essential oils into the water. Secure the lid back in place, and we are good to go! For larger open areas like office or workplaces, it is recommended to use up to 6-10 drops of oil for a stronger scent.