Thyme Linalol Essential Oil can assist with nervous complaints, respiratory problems, and muscle and joint pain.
Botanical Name: Thymus vulgaris L.
Family: Lamiaceae (Labiatae)
Aroma: Strong, medicinal, spicy
Perfume Note: Middle
Method of Extraction: Steam Distilled
Source: Flowering tops
Main Chemical Components: Primarily Linalol, small amounts thymol, carvacrol, borneol, cineol, and pinene. May contain geraniol, thujanol-4 or alpha-terpineol.
Blends Well With: Bergamot, lemon, rosemary, lavender, lavandin, marjoram essential oils.
Description, Uses and Benefits: Thyme linalol essential oil has the 'good' properties of thyme oil without the 'bad' (especially the skin irritating properties). Long known since ancient times as a medicinal herb, thyme essential oil has a warming effect which can be useful for arthritis, rheumatism, gout, muscular aches and pains, and sprains and sport injuries.
Thyme linalol has expectorant properties, and can help to relieve cough and congestion.
Traditional use: deodorant, antiseptic.