Thyme, CT Red Borneol, Wildcrafted
TIMELESS Pure Therapeutic Thyme (CT Red Borneol) essential oil, Wildcrafted
Botanical name : Thymus satureioides
Extraction method / Source : Steam Distillation / Leaves
Aroma : Pungent, herbaceous
Note classification : Top Odor Intensity : 7
Key constituents : Alpha-terpineol, borneol, camphene, alpha-pinene, alpha-thujene, carvacrol, linalool
Plant description : Botanical family : Laminaceae (Mint) Thyme is a perennieal herb grown for both culinary and medicinal uses.
Regions of Production : Morocco
Growing Practices : Plants indigenous to the area are harvested from the wild, away from chemical fertilizers and pesticides.
Properties : Analgesic, anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, decongestant, uplifting, relaxing, improves mental clarity, stimulates the thymus and thyroid glands (Battaglia, 2003) Please refer to the Glossary for terms which may be new to you.
Uses / Benefits : Vapors open breathing passages; promotes physical endurance; stimulates the thyroid glands; eases pain; promotes physical endurance
Modes of Administration : Topical : massage, compress Inhalation: direct inhalation, diffuser, oil vaporizer, aromatherapy inhaler
Fragrant influences: Relaxing, uplifting, promotes focus and mental clarity
Safety : Non-toxic, non-irritating, possibly sensitizing in some individuals
Blends well with : Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Celery Seed, Chamomile, Clove, Eucalyptus, Geranium, Grapefruit, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Lime Myrrh, Orange, Rosemary, Sage, Tea Tree
History / Fun Facts : In ancient Egypt, thyme was used for embalming. In ancient Greece, it was burned as incense and used in baths to invoke courage.
TIMELESS Essential Oils - Authentic Aromatherapy Source : We guarantee the purity and quality of all our therapeutic oils. Current Certificate of Analysis is available upon request. All essential oils are best stored in an airtight container away from heat and light.
Battaglia, Salvatore, The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy, Second Edition, 2003. The International Centre of Holistic Aromatherapy, Brisbane, Australia
Cooksley, Valerie Gennari, Aromatherapy: Soothing Remedies to Restore, Rejuvenate, and Heal, 2002. Prentice Hall Press, New York, NY.
Cooksley, Valerie Gennari, Aromatherapy : A Holistic Guide to Natural Healing with Essential Oils, 2015. Floramed Publishing, The Woodlands, TX.
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