Thought to impart courage to its bearer,
Thyme was given to knights and warriors before they went into battle by ladies of the Middle Ages.
During this same period, Thyme was often placed beneath pillows to help promote a peaceful sleep and to ward off nightmares.
The ancient Greeks used Thyme in their baths and burned it as an incense
in their temples while the Egyptians used it in their traditional ceremonies.
Today, Thyme is commonly used as a seasoning, but it also produces a potent essential oil
that has cleansing and purifying effects for the skin;
however, due to its high thymol content,
Thyme oil should be diluted with a carrier oil before application.
Thyme oil has specific chemistry that supports a healthy immune system.
- Provides powerful antioxidant benefits when used internally
- Take internally to support a healthy immune
- Thyme oil naturally repels insects
- Add two Thyme oil drops to veggie capsules and take during winter time to support a healthy immune system.
- Use Thyme oil when gardening to naturally repel insects.
- Use one to two Thyme oil drops in meat and entrée dishes to add a fresh herbal flavor.
- Dilute Thyme essential oil with a carrier oil then apply to targeted areas on the skin to purify and promote healthy-looking skin.
Directions for Use
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Internal use: Dilute one drop in four fluid ounces of liquid.
Topical use: Dilute 1 drop essential oil to 10 drops carrier oil. See additional precautions below.
Possible skin sensitivity.
Keep out of reach of children.
If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician.
Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, face, and sensitive areas.