Oil Summary: Thyme white essential oil is useful in treating a wide variety of illnesses and infections. It’s also one of the strongest natural antioxidants and has been used in medical practices to boost the immune system. Thyme white essential oil is a powerful defense against bacteria and fungi. As well as this, it is useful for dealing with skin conditions and even hair loss. The Thyme plant is a small, bushy, woody, perennial shrub characterized by tiny pale-green leaves and clusters of pink or purple flowers. The leaves and flowers are highly aromatic, emanating a strong, herbaceous, hot and penetrating scent. It is native to southern Europe from the western Mediterranean to southern Italy. According to early records, the use of Thyme dates back to the Middle Ages, when knights and warriors supposedly used it to boost courage before going into battle. Concurrently, the herb was often placed beneath pillows to induce a peaceful sleep and ward off nightmares. It was also believed that laying the plant on coffins during funerals provided safe passage into the next life. Respiratory issues ranging from the common cold to chronic bronchitis are caused by a variety of air-borne viruses. Thyme oil’s ability to kill viruses and empower the immune system makes it the perfect natural remedy for respiratory problems. Moreover, because of Thyme’s minty characteristics, the essential oil is an efficient expectorant. Adding a few drops into hot water and using the solution for steam inhalation works fast to clear blocked airways. You can also inhale the aroma of Thyme oil to alleviate nasal congestion.
Botanical Name: Thymus vulgaris
Plant Origin: Spain
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Resin
Odor and Color: A pale yellow liquid with a characteristic, pleasant odor and a pungent, persistent taste
Contraindication: Discontinue use if skin sensitivity occurs. Avoid contact with eyes. If you are pregnant, it’s best if you consult with your physician before taking this essential oil orally. Similarly, if you are allergic, you must exercise great caution.
*This statement has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This product is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.*