Red thyme essential oil is a powerful antiseptic and antifungal remedy, it results useful in case of infections, cystitis, candida, bronchitis, asthma, catarrh, cold, sore throat, sinusitis and flu. In addition to this, red thyme essential oil is also useful in case of eczema, acne, insect bites, infections of the gums and, from the emotional point of view, it is able to reactivate the mental functionalities and to give courage and strength. Do not use during pregnancy, breastfeeding, in children or if you suffer from hypertension, hyperthyroidism and epilepsy. In general, do not exceed with the use of this essential oil because it can irritate skin and mucosa.
Catarrh, cough, flu
Red thyme essential oil helps remove mucus, has an action against the bacteria and stop them. The essential oil is a natural antibiotic, for this reason you can prepare steam inhalation in this way: add 10 drops of red thyme essential oil to half a liter of hot water, cover the head with a towel and breathe. Alternatively, you can massage the sinuses with 2-3 drops of the essential oil.
Cystitis, candida, urethritis
Red thyme essential oil helps in case of infections of the urinary tract. You can use it in case of cystitis, urethritis and candida: prepare a sitz bath by heating the water, add then 10 drops of essential oil and wash the part.
Painkiller and action against infections
Mix 10 drops of red thyme essential oil and a tablespoon of sweet almond oil or olive oil, massage the part in case of sciatica, back pain, low back pain, bruises, muscle pain and strain.
Mix 2-3 drops of red thyme essential oil to your face cream, apply it.
Purification of the room, courage, intellectual ability
Since ancient times red thyme has been known for its ability to purify the rooms and fight infectious diseases. You just have to diffuse 3-4 drops of red thyme essential oil with an oil burner in order to disinfect the room. In addition to this, red thyme also helps the nervous system, improves the mental activity, concentration and mental acuity, gives courage and strength to fearful people and is a tonic after illnesses and continued stress. Against insomnia and depression.