Does Tea Tree Oil Work for Dandruff and Athletes foot?

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Are the effects of tea tree oil anti-fungal or merely anti-inflammatory?

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This is part of an extended video series on tea tree oil. So far there’s just this one: Do Natural and DIY Tea Tree Oil Cleaning Products Disinfect as Well as Bleach? ( But queued up next is Does Tea Tree Oil Work for Nail Fungus? (

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There’s also another Natural Treatment for Acne and Fungal Infections ( and here’s some on another inflammatory skin condition, eczema (atopic dermatitis): Eczema Treatment with Coconut Oil, Mineral Oil, vs. Vaseline ( and Best Foods to Avoid for Eczema (

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