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Thyme Essential Oil

ThymeThyme oil is one of the basic essential oils which has been used for many centuries in natural medicine. With its amazing and unique healing powers and therapeutic properties, it has been one of the primary essential oils that has become a part of natural medicines of the Mediterranean region nations like Greece, Turkey, Egypt, Spain, Italy, and others. This oil is received by steam or water distillation from fresh or dry leaves and flowers of thyme (Thymus vulgaris), sometimes known as red thyme. This is a versatile oil of amber color, with quite strong herbal aroma. In our times, thyme oil has a vast variety of uses: it plays a role as an important ingredient of various cosmetic products, is used in special essential oil blends for aromatherapy, and it is highly valued as a natural element of various homemade remedies and treatments, especially for skin and hair health. (more…)