White Thyme Essential Oil is one of the oldest medicinal plants on record, and continues to offer a number of benefits to those who prefer to use natural remedies. It addition to its usefulness as an antiseptic, Thyme essential oil helps ease pain and comfort those suffering from sport injuries. (Essential Oil Natural Remedies, Althea Press)
Botanical Name: Thymus zygis
Plant Part: Leaves
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: White Thyme Essential Oil has a spicy, warm, herbaceous scent. It is very powerful and penetrating, with strong herbaceous notes.
Blends With: Bergamot, Grapefruit, Lemon, Lavender, Rosemary and Pine.
Cautions: White Thyme contains a high amount of thymol that can irritate mucus membranes, and must be diluted well before use. Avoid use if under the care of a medical practitioner; should be used only by experienced aromatherapists. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided. Keep out of reach of children.