Thyme Oil


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Size - 30 Gms
Price -   324
30 Gms 324
60 Gms 395
100 Gms 489
200 Gms 525
500 Gms 1433

Thyme is an evergreen perennial herb and a member of mint family. It is of genus thymus more commonly known as Thymus Vulgaris. It is best cultivated in hot sunny location with well-drained soil. It grows up to 40 cm. tall. Thyme plant has an aromatic smell & warm pungent taste. It is known since ancient times as a medicinal herb, it is strongest antioxidant known.

EXTRACTION
Thyme oil is obtained by steam distillation of fresh flowers & leaves of thyme plant. Best quality Thyme oil is obtained from AOS Products.

USES

  • It is used in flavoring and when dried it retains more flavours.
  • It is culinary herb.

Medicinal Uses:
  • It contains 20-54% Thymol and is main ingredient in various mouth washes and is also effective against fungal infections, can be used for coughs & bronchitis. It is added to ointments.
  • Toner: It act as a toner, prevent acne outbreaks, used as a cleanser for skin.
  • As a hair product, prevents hair loss.
  • It act as a Insecticide/insect repellent.

Therapeutic Uses:
Antiseptic, bactericidal, tonic, cardiac, carminative, diuretic, emenangogue, expectorant, hypertensive, etc.

COMPONENTS
The main chemical constituents of Thyme oil are alpha thujane, alpha pinene, camphene, b-pinene, cymene, alpha-terpinene, linalool, borneol, b-caryophyllene, thymol, and carvacrol.

BLENDING
Essential oils normally blend well together, thyme oil blends particularly well with Bergamot, Grapefruit, Lemon, Lavender, Rosemary, and Pine.

SAFETY & PRECAUTIONS
  • It should not be used directly on skin, it can cause sensitization.
  • It should not be taken internally.
  • It should not be given to people with high B.P.
  • Pregnant women should avoid because it can cause menstrual flow.
  • It should be kept away from infants & children because their skin is sensitive.
  • If you are allergic or taking certain medications, you should avoid thyme oil.

Skin Contact: After contact with skin, wash immediately with plenty of water.

Inhalation: Allow the victim to rest in a well ventilated area. Seek immediate medical attention

Indigestion: Do not induce vomiting. Loosen tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or waistband. If the victim is not breathing, perform mouth-to-mouth resuscitation. Seek immediate medical attention

STORAGE & HANDLING
Precautions: Keep away from heat. Keep away from sources of ignition. Empty containers pose a fire risk, evaporate the residue under a fume hood. Ground all equipment containing material. Do not breathe gas/fumes/ vapor/spray.

Storage: Keep container dry. Keep in a cool place. Ground all equipment containing material. Keep container tightly closed.

TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
  • It is very potent oil and should not be used in cases of high blood pressure and pregnancy.
  • It may cause mucus membrane and skin irritation due to presence of high phenol.
  • It should be used in low concentration.