doTERRA Thyme Essential Oil has so many uses in its pure form. Hair and plants like thyme to help growth. You can even use with other spice oils to trick vegetable plants into growing better without having to plant the herb.
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 effects for the skin;
however, due to its high thymol content, Thyme should be
diluted with a carrier oil before application.
• Add to shampoo for youthful-looking hair.
• Add five drops to a warm footbath to improve
• Combine with 120 mL of water and gargle to
• Incorporate with Fractionated Coconut Oil for a soothing
• Dilute with Fractionated Coconut Oil then apply to targeted
areas to clean skin.
• Add two to three drops as a flavoring in marinades.
• Use in an all-purpose spray to clean surfaces.
DIRECTIONS FOR USE
Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of choice.
Internal use: Dilute one drop in 120 mL oz. of liquid.
Topical use: When used topically, dilute 1 drop with 5-10
drops of carrier oil to minimize skin sensitivity
Application: A T I D
Plant Part: Leaf
Extraction Method: Steam distillation
Aromatic Description: Warm, herbaceous, floral,
Main Chemical Component and Chemotype:
Thymol, para-cymene, γ-terpinene