I regularly check my guinea pigs to ensure they are healthy. This includes examining their coat and skin, brushing them and clipping their claws. I try not to bath my piggies too often as it can contribute to dry skin and upset the natural balance of oils etc.
Tea Tree has the following properties - antiseptic, bactericide, anti viral, fungicide, insecticide.
Lemongrass has the following properties - antiseptic, bactericide, antifungal. It can protect animals from fleas and ticks.
Patchouli has the following properties - insect repellant, anti-bacterial, antifungal and anti-inflammatory. It also has a cell regenerating action on the skin.
Lavender has the following properties - antiviral, detoxifying, antiseptic, fungicide, insecticide anda stimulant for cell growth.
This is an excellent treat for guinea pigs every few months but can also be used to help improve dry skin and if a piggy is suffering from a fungal infection. It will also leave your piggy and shed smelling gorgeous!
I use approximately 15ml for a long haired piggy spa treatment and 10ml for a spa treatment for a short haired piggy.
If you would be interested in purchasing a guinea pig spa treatment please contact me.