• Refreshing, cleansing, purifying

  • Historically used for respiratory problems and digestive complaints

  • Often used in massage blends to ease sore muscles

SpeciesOriginExtraction ProcessPerfume Note
Thymus vulgaris
Steam distillation

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Smellls really nice I blended it with lemon in my diffuser and it works really well. Read More

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Probably my single favourite essential oil, strong, woody, pungent. I love this in the diffuser in the bedroom as an Read More

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Rated by Evie Hanwell
Thyme Essential Oil was one of the earliest medicinal plants to be used in Western Medicine.
Obtained by the steam distillation of the flowering plant.
Sweet, green fresh, mild scent
Antibacterial, antiseptic, balancing, stimulating.
Thymol and carvacrol (up to 60%), cymene, terpinene, camphene, borneol, linalol, among others.
Thymus vulgaris Oil
One of the earliest medicinal plants in Western Medicine where it was applied against respiratory problems, digestive complaints, and the prevention and treatment of infection.
Dilute in a carrier oil before skin application. Keep away from children and out of eyes. Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin. For further advice on using essential oils to treat medical conditions, we recommend you seek advice from a professional.

Please note that Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.
Another traditional use of Thyme has been in treating colds, coughs and sore throats, and here again the 'old wives' knew what they were about, for Thyme is an excellent pulmonary disinfectant, useful for all respiratory infections. - excerpted from Aromatherapy an A - Z by Patricia Davis.

'Thyme is distilled from the flowers. A few drops may be used in a bowl of boiling water to relieve nasal congestion.' - an excerpt from Aromatherapy A Guide For Home Use. by Christine Westwood.