Thyme Essential Oil

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Thyme Essential Oil
Latin name: Thymus vulgaris

Antiseptic and cleansing aromatherapy oil popularly used to ease congestion, headaches and sleeplessness
In *skincare, thought to help treat acne, eczema, oily skin and sores.

The essential oil is extracted through the process of steam or water distillation using the flowers and leaves of the plant. It is a pale clear to golden amber in colour of appearance and has sweet herbaceous-like aroma. Egyptians would have once used Thyme in the embalming process and this herb has also been known amongst Greek traditions for use of this herb in medicinal applications.

Registered with the Vegan Society: The Vegan Society are one of the most widely recognised vegan organisation in Europe. They register vegan products throughout the UK, ensuring they meet their strict vegan standards. Registered vegan products do not contain animal ingredients, and the ingredients have never been tested on animals. The processing aids used in the manufacturing process are also vegan. The sunflower is depicted next to all our vegan friendly products, which makes them easy to spot and proves that these products are registered with the vegan society. You can see the sunflower logo depicted on various vegan products throughout the UK and Europe, including most of the products you see on our website.

Main Uses:
The warming properties of this oil make it ideally suited for the treatment of and thought to be helpful for arthritic condition, rheumatism and sciatica.

In aromatherapy and vaporiser treatments, it is thought to be effective in the treatment of colds and flu. It is also thought to be effective at treating muscular aches and pains.

It is known to be effective and thought to be helpful in massage for the treatment of colds and flu and eczema.
*Please read the care and caution advice for use in creams, lotions and balms as per the below.

Blends Well with:
Bergamot, grapefruit, lemon, pine and rosemary

100% Thyme Oil

Main Constituents:

a-pinene, b-pinene, camphene, a-terpinen, linalool, borneol and carvacrol

Store in a cool, dry place away from sunlight.
Note: For external use only. Do not ingest.
*Should be avoided during pregnancy. Should be not used on those with high blood pressure. Due to its carvacrol and thymol content it is recommended that only very small quantities be used as per advice from a professional for use in lotions, creams and balms.*

Note from seller
We describe and promote our products in good faith. The information provided about the beneficial properties of all of our products are derived from the use and characteristics commonly attributed to it. The views expressed in the descriptions are not based on facts and benefits of our products may vary from person to person. It is always advisable to seek the opinion of a professional in the field.

As our products are natural, the colour and odour may vary from batch to batch. We are continually improving our products and so on occasion the product you receive may differ slightly in appearance from images displayed on our website.

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Certification Leaping Bunny, Registered with the Vegan Society
Extraction Method Steam Distillation
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Quality Non Organic, 100% Pure
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Use and Benefits Aromatherapy, Skincare and Massage
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