Historical Uses: It was used by the Egyptians for embalming and by the ancient Greeks as protection against infectious illnesses. It has also been used for respiratory problems, digestive complaints, the prevention and treatment of infection, dyspepsia, chronic gastritis, bronchitis, pertussis, asthma, laryngitis, tonsillitis, and enuresis in children.
Other Possible Uses: This oil is a general tonic for the nerves and stomach. It may also help with bacterial infections, colds, circulation, depression, digestion, physical weakness after illness, flu, headaches, immunological functions, insomnia, rheumatism, urinary infections, viruses along the spine, and wounds.
Body System(s) Affected: Immune System, Muscles and Bones.
Aromatic Influence: It helps supply energy in times of physical weakness and stress. It has also been thought to increase intelligence and aid concentration. It is uplifting and helps to relieve depression.
Usage Instructions Application: Apply to Vita Flex Points and/or directly on area of concern.
Safety Data: This type of thyme oil may be somewhat irritating to the mucous membranes and dermal tissues (skin). This type of thyme should be avoided during pregnancy. Use this type with caution when dealing with high blood pressure.
Blend Classification: Equalizer and Enhancer.
Blends With: Bergamot, cedarwood, juniper, melaleuca, oregano, and rosemary.
Odor: Type: Middle Note (50–80% of the blend); Scent: Fresh, medicinal, herbaceous; Intensity: 4