Thyme a low-growing aromatic plant and it is one of the most powerful of the mint family. The small leaves of evergreen herb are used in the kitchen, while the plant yields medicinal oil that is used for treatment of various health issues.

Thyme originates from the Mediterranean areas and Ancient Egyptians used thyme for embalming, while the ancient Greeks used it in their baths. Today, the thyme is cultivated in many countries around the world.

Thyme is incredibly herb that has the ability to kill off any harmful bacteria, inflammatory triggers as well as irritations. Today thyme is used for skin care, for various bathing products and for preparation of various dishes.

Experts highlight that certain types of thyme, including thymus vulgaris ct. Thymol; thymus vulgaris ct. Thujanol; and thymus vulgaris c.t Carvacrol are labeled as aromatherapy herbs.

Important note: Thyme oil is extremely powerful and should be used with precaution and in moderate amounts.

The Most Powerful Herb that Fights Off Strep, Herpes, Candida and Flu Virus

Thyme possesses anti-bactericidal, antiseptic, antiviral, antibiotic, anti-fungicidal, antispasmodic, diuretic and expectorant properties. This herb is extremely efficient when is used as treatment of common cold and flu.

In addition to that, thyme stimulates the production of white blood cells and in same time strengthens the immunity.

Thyme is one of the most powerful natural cleanses that will remove all of the accumulated toxins and chemicals inside the organism.

Thyme Health Benefits

Thyme offers numerous health benefits and it is used in fight against respiratory infections, flues, colds, asthma, bronchitis, sore throats, coughs, whooping coughs, catarrh and laryngitis.

When is used as treatment of respiratory-related issues, the most efficient way to use thyme is through inhalation.

In order to treat gingivitis, thrushes, and other mouth or gum infections, you should add thyme in gargle/mouthwash or toothpaste.

There are many scientific researches which have proved that even 1% thyme solution is efficient and will help you solve the problem. Recent study discovered that thyme oil, alongside other essential oils, acts as an expectorant and encourages mucus, so it is efficient treatment of dry coughs.

Thyme is particularly efficient when is used as treatment of chronic fatigue, insomnia and depression, as well. Additionally, thyme improves the circulation and increases blood pressure, but also amelioratse the memory and logical capacity.

Many years ago, doctors used the thyme essential oil for disinfecting their hands before surgery.

According to a French study, the thyme is so powerful that it has the ability to kill off 90% of microbes in only 3 hours. Scientists discovered that thyme can clear up space that has been affected by staphylococcus, proteus, cryptococcal and streptococcus.

Other Uses of Thyme:

  • Reduces rheumatic pain, sports injuries, muscle aches and pains, sciatica, sprains, gout and arthritis.
  • Treats vaginitis and candida
  • Useful as a hand sanitizer
  • Cures nail fungus
  • Elevates the omega-3 fatty acid DHA content in the kidneys, brain and heart cell membranes
  • Deals with urinary tract and bladder infections
  • Acts as a diuretic
  • Stabilizes irregular periods
  • Soothes insect bites and skin irritation
  • Used as a hair tonic
  • Helps in treating athlete’s foot
  • Efficient in fight against acne or warts
  • Eradicates parasites
  • Helps skin injuries to heal faster

The combination of cedarwood, lavender and rosemary, along with jojoba and grapeseed carrier oils is incredibly powerful treatment of alopecia areata. Prepare this lotion and massage your scalp every day in period of several months.

People who have sensitive skin and are dealing with irritations should use: grapefruit, bergamot, lavender, pine, lemon and rosemary.