Plant part used
Place of origin
A member of the genus Thymus of aromatic perennial evergreen herbs in the mint family Lamiaceae. Thymes are relatives of the oregano genus Origanum.
Herbal woody camphoreous aromatic green medicinal phenolic spicy.
Method of extraction
Thyme essential oil has been in use since the time of the Romans. Both red and white thyme oils are manufactured commercially and are in products ranging from cough drops to perfumes.
Blends well with
Bergamot, Grapefruit, Lavender, Rosemary, and Tea Tree essential oils.
Mind & Spirit – soothe negative feelings, including stress, anxiety, anger, and fatigue. Its stimulating property helps to increase focus, emotional strength, determination, courage, and a positive outlook by encouraging an uplifting sense of relaxation and serenity.
Body – Stimulate your circulation, digestion, secretion of hormones, and your entire metabolism. Thyme oil is an expectorant and anti-spasmodic, and it's also bechic, which means it helps relieve or cure coughs and may also help heal infections in your chest.
Skin & Hair – Thyme oil has a cleansing and purifying effect on skin, it is an ideal oil for skin care. To purify and promote healthy-looking skin.