Ticks can be a nuisance and have the potential to carry diseases. They are often difficult to detect and remove, making essential oils a great option for helping prevent tick bites and treat them when they occur.
Tea Tree is known for its anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties, which make it great for soothing the irritation caused by tick bites.
Lavender is soothing and pain-relieving. It's also a powerful anti-inflammatory and antiseptic agent.
Studies have indicated that garlic possesses both antibacterial and antiviral properties, potentially assisting in combatting the impacts of Lyme disease-causing bacteria.
Cinnamon bark's antiseptic properties aid in rapid healing of skin infections, and its antiviral properties may act as a preventative measure against future infections.
The oil obtained from eucalyptus has strong anti-inflammatory properties that can alleviate pain and reduce swelling caused by a tick bite.