Alleged Estrogenic Effects of Lavender and Tea Tree Essential Oils

Reports are again circulating on the internet that lavender essential oil and tea tree essential oil mimic estrogen and are hormone disrupters, specifically, that those essential oils disrupt male hormones and cause gynecomastia (breast growth) in boys.  I  first heard this years ago and researched it...

 

May 02, 2017 by Jennifer Katehos