Aroma:Spicy, warm, herbaceous. Powerful and penetrating, medicinal, green. Quite camphorous and harsh; recommended for use by experienced Aromatherapists. Derived via re-distillation from Red Thyme.
Latin Name:Thymus vulgaris
Country of Origin:Spain
Cultivation Method:Conventionally Grown
Extraction Method:Steam Distilled
Extracted From:Whole plant
Color:Clear to pale yellow
Aromatherapy Properties:Gives courage, uplifting, reviving. Mostly medicinal applications. Skin irritant and toxic if not properly diluted. Powerful oil in the hands of an experienced Aromatherapist. Not for home use.
Suggested Use:Add 2 drops of Thyme White or 6 drops of Aromaland's Theraclear Blend (which contains Thyme) to 1oz. of unscented massage oil or lotion to massage sore, aching muscles.
History:There are many different chemotypes of Thymus vulgaris. Influenced by its surroundings, this plant will produce very different oils depending on climate, soil condition and altitude.
Specific Safety Information:Non-toxic, non-irritant in very small doses. Avoid if you are pregnant or have high blood pressure. Also not appropriate for children. For the use by an experienced Aromatherapist. GRAS (Generally Regarded As Safe) approved by the FDA as food flavor.