Tea tree oil is nature’s wonder essential oil. It’s a natural healing agent and antiseptic that’s extracted from a tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) found in South Wales, Australia. Now, many know about the great uses it has for cuts and scrapes, but the benefits of tea tree oil for our tresses are vast. From relieving dandruff to scalp fungus and cleansing, the word is out and many hair care product lines are formulating products with tea tree oil just for you! More and more products are popping up with essential oils like tea tree oil and we’ve compiled a list of top 20 so you don’t have to wonder.
A NaturallyCurly’s 2014 Editor’s Choice for a good reason, as this shampoo increases circulation to the scalp, alleviates a dry, flaky scalp, and cleanses with tea tree oil and peppermint botanicals.
Gently cleansing the hair and scalp, this calming shampoo will help balance an irritated, flaky scalp with its special blend of herbs and seven healthy nutrients. It’s gentle enough for daily use.
A huge favorite by many, Trader Joe’s Tea Tree Tingle Shampoo will give you a refreshing tingle as the blend of certified organic botanicals moisturize and clarify your hair and scalp. Containing no laurel sulfates, it’s suitable for all hair types.
90% natural with no parabens or sodium lauryl sulfate, Swanson’s Tea Tree Shampoo is newly reformulated to be more natural while sustaining the same nourishing properties. It contains less lather (no SLS), but still gives thorough results.
Another product that increases blood circulation to the scalp, this shampoo is so good it tingles! With the three-organic-oil-blend, it will stimulate, condition, and clarify all without SLS. It will alleviate your dry, flaky scalp and leave your hair refreshed.
Even the babies are getting in on the tea tree oil shampoos. This shampoo relieves even the crankiest baby with cradle cap and tears. The French lavender will calm while the tea tree oil cleanses.
Designed to relieve a dry, itchy scalp, this shampoo is detergent and SLS free. Vitamins and botanicals will soothe your scalp irritation and leave your hair clean.
Another 2014 Editor’s Choice by NaturallyCurly.com, this soothing and nourishing shampoo is sulfate, alcohol, and paraben free. Enriched with tea tree oil, abyssinian oil, and aloe, your tresses and scalp will be moisturized, cleaned, and treated gently.
Another favorite, this invigorating cleanser refreshes as it tingles and leaves your hair full of luster and vitality. With the tea tree oil, peppermint, and lavender, your scalp will be clean, smelling great and feeling amazing.
This shampoo gently cleanses and nourishes. Armed with tea tree oil and grapefruit extract, there is nothing but cleaning, protecting, and purifying happening in this bottle. It is gentle enough for daily use and will add softness and volume to your tresses.
This moisturizing yet medicinal shampoo will deeply clean with the tea tree oil and eucalyptus ingredients while not stripping your hair of its natural oils. Packed with peppermint oil and yucca, it will leave your scalp and tresses tingling, shiny, and beautiful.
It’s all about taking care of business with this shampoo for mild to moderate dandruff that heals the scalp, blemishes, and removes old skin cells. Fragrance free and full of natural ingredients, it will leave your hair revitalized and clean.
This shampoo contains is an infusion of tea tree oils, milk proteins, and peppermint oils that hydrate your strands and strengthens your hair shaft. Upon rinsing you'll be left with hair that is shiny, smooth, and soft.
The organic tea tree oil and nettle extract will help soothe an irritated scalp. If you have an oily scalp, this shampoo reduced oil build up and provides a cooling sensation with the peppermint extract.
Here’s a triple threat to cleanse your tresses and scalp with tea tree oil, peppermint and lavender. This moisturizing shampoo will leave your hair tingling as it washes away all the impurities and tackles tangles. This is safe for all hair types and color.
With no muss, no fuss, and straight to the point, this shampoo is big on what it can do. It will leave your hair clean, tingling, soft, and full of vitality and luster.
This soothing cleanser for hair and scalp leaves your hair with all the moisture, but none of the impurities. With its tea tree oil and echinacea, your scalp will receive all the antiseptic and healing it needs while the nettle will nourish and strengthen your tresses.
This powerful shampoo armed with tea tree oil, peppermint, eucalyptus, and rosemary will treat your scalp while protecting it from dryness. There are stimulating botanicals that activate blood circulation to the scalp and promote softness and shine.
Kiehl's Tea Tree Oil Shampoo
With an astringent and invigorating effect the mild surfactants will neither strip your hair nor irritate your scalp. This herbal-based shampoo is for the deep clean while still able to moisturize and condition your hair.
This lemon tea tree shampoo is perfect for curlies who struggles with an excessively oily scalp. Lemon is the highest ingredients on the list and the sodium coco sulfate is an extremely gentle surfactant that is derived form coconut oil. You cannot go wrong when cleansing with this shampoo.