Thyme

Thymus vulgaris

Thyme oil can be found in Red and White. White thyme oil is a re-distillation of red thyme oil. It is distilled from the flowers and leaves of this evergreen perennial shrub. Thyme oil dates back to the ancient Greeks and Egyptians, it was used for incense and embalming. Today it is found worldwide. It is a popular dietary herb. In natural cleaning, thyme is used for its antibacterial properties and aroma.

Aroma: sweet, herbal

Blends with: bergmot, grapefruit, lemon, lavender, rosemary

Properties: antiseptic, antispasmodic, antibacterial, diuretic, stimulant, tonic

Uses: concentration and focus, gum infection, tonsillitis, edema, boils, arthritis, bronchitis, colds, flu, cough, gout, bruises, eczema, mucous congestion, muscular aches and pains

Methods of Use: vaporizer, burner, carrier oil, mouthwash, applied directly to skin with caution, add to food

Caution: possible skin sensitivity