$16.00 (Incl. GST)
|Thyme Red Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
|COMMON NAME||Thyme oil, red|
|BOTANICAL NAME||Thymus vulgaris|
|PLANT PARTS USED||Leaves|
|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||Spain|
|This oil is a winter essential, highly recommended to strengthen resistance and combat respiratory ailments. Red Thyme oil is a powerful oil with high levels of 3 antimicrobial compounds including thymol. Thyme oil was used in the past as a disinfectant in hospitals, and has attracted much scientific interest as a powerful antimicrobial.
Nature/Essence – Powerful & Stimulating
FOR THE SKIN
Red Thyme is not recommended for skincare as it can be a strong skin irritant (see White Thyme instead).
FOR THE BODY
Red Thyme oil provides immune support and has powerful respiratory antiseptic and decongesting properties for coughs, colds and congestion. Its warming action stimulates circulation and restores vitality to the body, easing muscle and joint stiffness and fluid retention.
FOR THE MIND
Red Thyme helps restore and strengthen the nerves, aid mental function and clear the head.
FOR THE HOME
Red Thyme oil can be diffused to help purify the air and is a powerful antiseptic in household cleaning blends.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Bergamot, Grapefruit, Lemon, Lavender, Rosemary and Pine
|Appearance||Clear golden yellow to reddish brown|
|Odour Description||Fresh, strong, characteristic spicy-aromatic|
|Main Constituents||Thymol p-cymene, gamma terpinene|
|Optical Rotation||Min -4||Max +1|
|Refractive Index||Min 1.483||Max1.510|