How To Use Thyme Essential Oil

How To Use Thyme Essential Oil

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With a specific chemistry that supports a healthy immune system, thyme is a potent, warm essential oil that holds powerful cleansing and purifying properties.*

Thought to impart courage to its bearer, thyme essential oil was given to knights and warriors before they went into battle by ladies of the Middle Ages. During this same period, thyme was often placed beneath pillows to help promote a peaceful sleep and to ward off nightmares. The ancient Greeks used thyme essential oil in their baths and burned it as an incense in their temples while the Egyptians used it in their embalming rites. Today, thyme is commonly used as a seasoning, but it also produces a potent essential oil that has cleansing and purifying effects for the skin; however, due to its high thymol content, thyme should be diluted with doTERRA Fractionated Coconut Oil before application. Thyme essential oil has specific chemistry that supports a healthy immune system.*

Some of my favorite uses for thyme essential oil:
– Add 2 drops to veggie capsules and take during winter time to support a healthy immune system*
– Use when gardening to naturally repel insects
– Use 1–2 drops in meat and entrée dishes to add a fresh herbal flavor
– Dilute with Fractionated Coconut Oil then apply to targeted areas on the skin to purify and promote healthy-looking skin

Thyme essential oil blends well with:
– Bergamot essential oil
– Melaleuca essential oil
– Oregano essential oil
– Rosemary essential oil

Every oil has an emotional component. Thyme essential oil is The Oil of Releasing & Forgiving. Thyme is one of the most powerful cleansers of the emotional body and assists in addressing trapped feelings which have been buried for a long time. It reaches deep within the body and soul, searching for unresolved negativity. Thyme brings to the surface old, stagnant feelings. It is particularly helpful in treating the toxic emotions of hate, rage, anger and resentment, which cause the heart to close. Thyme empties the soul of all negativity, leaving the heart wide open. in this state of openness, an individual begins to feel tolerance and patience for others. As the heart opens more and more, it it able to receive love and offer forgiveness. Thyme teaches, “It’s time to move forward and let go.” As individuals forgive, they free themselves from emotional bondage. Thyme transforms hate and anger into love and forgiveness. (Taken from Emotions & Essential Oils: A Modern Resource for Healing)

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