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Thymus vulgaris (ct. Thymol)
HISTORICAL USE FOR BEAUTY CARE
Thyme used as an unguent or ointment was used for rashes, sunburns, abrasions and other skin conditions. Essential oil of Thyme was added to base oil and used as an invigorating massage oil to improve blood circulation. Thyme is well noted for its antiseptic, toning and antioxidant properties and was added to other preparations to treat acne, flaky scalp and thinning hair. Thyme contains Thymol, which is a powerful antiseptic.
Thyme essential oil, used aromatically and topically, is used to fight infection and improve immunity. It eases muscle spasms, improves digestion, relieves urinary tract problems, alleviates respiratory ailments, and improves blood circulation. Thyme is also used to help overcome emotional fatigue, nervousness, and stress.
Thyme oil and extracts should not be used by women who are pregnant or nursing, and should not be used on young children. Thyme Essential Oil should be diluted before use.
The historical uses on this website have not been evaluated by the FDA. These products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Please refer to your FDA consultant to validate these historical uses. This information is offered solely as information only for your consideration, investigation and verification.
Thyme (ct. Thymol) Essential OilQuick View
Thyme (ct. Thymol) Essential Oil
From: $5.00Thyme Essential Oil is bright and aromatic. It is reviving and enlivening. It is highly antiseptic, antimicrobial, antifungal and antiseptic. Always dilute before use.INCI: Thymus vulgaris (Thyme) Flower/Leaf/Stem OilCAS No: 8007-46-3
Thyme (ct. Thymol) HydrosolQuick View
Thyme (ct. Thymol) Hydrosol
From: $9.00Thyme Hydrosol has a good balance of spicy, herbal, and savory aromas. It is an excellent antiseptic and can be used as a refreshing room or body spray. It is encouraging and reviving to the spirit.INCI: Thymus vulgaris (Thyme) Flower/Leaf/Stem WaterCAS No: 84650-52-2