Amphora Aromatics Thyme Essential Oil 10ml
Thyme Essential Oil was one of the earliest medicinal plants to be used in Western Medicine. You may like to blend a few drops of thyme essential oil with one of Amphora Aromatics' wide range of carrier oils or base lotions to create your own muscle rub or a chest rub if you're suffering from a cough or cold.
Up until the first world war, hospitals would have used Thyme as a natural disinfectant, and it is thought the ancient Egyptians used Thyme when embalming their departed loved ones.
It's purifying effects make it a great choice to burn if there are viral infections going around and its naturally stimulating aroma may be useful in offering a little energy boost throughout the day.
How To Use
To diffuse in a traditional burner, simply fill a dish with water and add a few drops of oil on top before lighting the candle. For electrical fragrancers, follow instructions given by the manual.
For massage: dilute in a carrier oil and gently massage over the skin. Add a few drops to a handkerchief or inhale directly from the bottle if you are on the go.
Dilute in distilled water and pour into a spray bottle for an all-natural room fragrancer.
Dilute to a maximum of 1% in a carrier oil and use as a muscle rub (you can also blend it with other warming oils such as Black Pepper or Rosemary for more effect).
Add a few drops to a burner if suffering from a cold or cough.
Add 2-3 drops to a warm bath to help ease the joints.
Blends Well With
You may find that Thyme blends particularly well with Bergamot, Grapefruit, Lemon, Lavender, Rosemary, and Pine.
Thymol and carvacrol (up to 60%), cymene, terpinene, camphene, borneol, linalol, among others.
Thymus vulgaris Oil
Dilute in a carrier oil before skin application. Keep away from children and out of eyes. Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin. For further advice on using essential oils to treat medical conditions, we recommend you seek advice from a professional.
Please note that Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness, or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions, or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end-user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.