1. Combat respiratory problems
Whether it’s the common cold, a cough, flu or even bronchitis, Thyme Essential Oil works to drain congestion and kill infections in the chest to help you breathe more easily.
Dr Couic Marinier adds, “thyme oil is particularly useful and effective when treating more sensitive children with respiratory problems”.
2. Stimulate circulation
Thyme Essential Oil contains stimulating compounds which improve blood circulation. With this, areas which are in need of healing are oxygenated and toxins are flushed out to help you look and feel better.
For the ultimate detox, also look to Essential Oils such as lemon oil and lavender oil.
3. Promote heart health
With its properties as a stimulant and an antispasmodic, Thyme Essential Oil can regulate blood pressure. Furthermore, thyme oil acts as a tonic, strengthening cardiac muscles and toning up the heart to keep valves functioning properly and blood flowing efficiently.
4. Ease stress and anxiety
Thyme Essential Oil has the ability to relax the body and open up your lungs, veins and mind to relieve stress and anxiety.
Thyme oil can also help to regulate hormones to help you feel more relaxed and boost your mood, just like rose oil, clary sage oil and peppermint oil.
“Every single study on Thyme Essential Oil agrees on its antiseptic properties”, says Dr. Couic Marinier.
Due to its antibacterial compounds such as caryophyllene and camphene, Thyme Essential Oil kills infection, both in the body and on the skin.