Tea Tree Oil and Demodex


Tea tree oil has antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, antiprotozoal and antiacaricidal activity as well as anti-inflammatory properties. It has been used for thousands of years displaying an impressive range of applications.

In fact, Tea Tree Oil is the only method proven effective in eradicating demodex mites. Tea Tree Oil components produce an acaricidal effect, and also lead the mite to exit the hair follicle and sweep out before mating.

Demodex includes a couple types of mites found in humans. They are very common, but some people are affected by demodex infestations, blepharitis brought on by demodex or rosacea brought on by demodex.

In office treatments using tea tree oil are common for patients affected by certain skin conditions. The treatments can cause irritation and burning sensations because at high concentrations tea tree oil is toxic. But it is incredibly effective for treating demodex caused skin problems. As an alternative, use a daily facial cleanser that contains the right amount of tea tree oil for prevention and management.

Blepharitis of the right eye.

For at home treatments doctors recommend well-formulated products with a much smaller amount of tea tree oil. Like our Tea Tree Eyelid & Facial Cleansers. They contain a safe, non-irritating but still effective concentration of tea tree essential oil to manage demodex mites and prevent flare ups.

Besides treating demodex we know users want a facial cleanser that makes their skin feel great and look great for years to come. Our formulas are gentle and we even have a formula with anti-aging benefits.

Along with amazing tea tree oil, our formulas include chamomile and shea butter to deeply hydrate the skin.

Eye Eco’s Eyelid and Facial Cleansers gently remove dirt and make-up without drying the skin and are perfect for daily use. They are all cost-effective and the only ones in the market indicated for lids and face.

Special Offer
Receive complimentary Gentle Tea Tree 50ml ($13 retail value) with any purchase over $50 on eyeeco.com between now and September 30th (2016)

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Try our Gentle Formula (1% tea tree oil) for fresh hydrated skin, try our Anti-Aging Formula (1% tea tree oil) for beautiful youthful looking skin, or try our Advanced Formula (2% tea tree oil), great for anyone affected by demodex or who needs more tea tree oil power.

Which Tea Tree Eyelid and Facial Cleanser is right for you?

Gentle Formula Tea Tree


Eye Eco Tea Tree Eyelid and Facial Cleanser Gentle Formula combines the power of tea tree oil with chamomile and shea butter to clean and hydrate the skin. $13

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Anti-Aging Tea Tree


Eye Eco Tea Tree Eyelid and Facial Cleanser Anti-Aging Formula combines the power of tea tree oil with chamomile, shea butter and clinically-proven Regu-Age® to clean and strengthen skin. $25

Get the Anti-Aging Formula

Advanced Tea Tree


Eye Eco Tea Tree Eyelid and Facial Cleanser Advanced Formula contains a stronger concentration of tea tree oil in combination with hydrating chamomile and shea butter. $18

Get Advanced Formula