Thyme (Red) - 5 ml
Thyme (Thymus vulgaris)
This oil is antispasmodic, anti-rheumatic, antiseptic, antibacterial, stimulant, carminative, diuretic, emmenagogue, cicatrisant, expectorant, hypertensive, insecticide and cardiac. It’s good for tired and stressed muscles. It’s good for colds and it improves the immune system. It’s good for arthritis due to the fact that it is antispasmodic and increases circulation.
Active ingredients: E.g., Alpha Thujone, Alpha and Beta Pinene, Linalool, Borneol, Thymol and Carvacrol.
Attention: Unsuitable for people with high blood pressure.
Essential oils are 75 – 100 times stronger than tea.
Essential oils are good for home use as stimulants or relaxants for the nervous system and they can be used in many ways.
Bath: Put 5 – 10 drops of pure essential oil into bathwater.
Inhalation: Put 3 – 6 drops in a bowl of hot water, put a towel over your head and breathe deeply in the steam for 5 – 10 minutes. You can also put one drop in your palm and inhale deeply, the chemicals in the oils go straight to your brain and have an immediate effect.
Perfume: Some oils are suitable to use as perfume.