Characteristics – spicy, warm, herbaceous aroma
Perfumery Note – Middle
Strength of Initial Aroma – Medium - Strong
Supports the immune, respiratory, digestive, nervous, and other body systems
About This Plant
Latin name: Thymus vulgaris ct. linalool
Botanical family: Lamiaceae
Region(s) grown: France, Spanish
Plant part used: Leaves and Flowers/Buds
Extraction method: Steam distilled
(Thymus vulgaris) has a spicy, warm, herbaceous aroma that is both powerful and penetrating.
Historically, fresh and dried Thyme as well as the essential oil have been used to help ward off bacteria and viruses. Of the most commonly available Thyme Essential Oils, Thyme ct linalool tends to be amongst the most gentle and safe while Thyme ct thymol contains more thymol and can be a more potent antibacterial/antiviral oil.
Cautions: Keep out of reach of children. For external use only. Keep away from eyes and mucous membranes. If you are pregnant, nursing, taking medication, or have a medical condition, consult a health professional prior to use.