Thyme Linalol Essential Oil
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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: Linalool,
terpinene-4-ol, pinene, borneol, limonene
Blends Well With: Bergamot, lemon, rosemary, lavender, lavandin, marjoram essential oils
Description and Uses: 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 easing joint pain, muscular aches and pains, and supporting the healing of sprains and sport injuries.
Thyme linalol has expectorant properties, and can help to relieve cough and congestion.
Traditional Uses Include: deodorant and antiseptic.