Thyme Oil, Lemon Safety
Lemon Thyme Essential Oil
Plant - Steam Distilled
Lemon Thyme essential oil is a resilient oil known to be efficient against viruses, bacteria and fungi due to its citral content.
Lemon Thyme essential oil has a strong, fresh and tangy aroma that may remind you about the tranquillity of the woods. It is excellent in massage blends. This oil may stimulate your immune system.
You may find Lemon Thyme essential oil blends well with Rosewood, Cedarwood, Ravensara, Bergamot, Niaouli and Lavender.
Hazards: Drug interaction; teratogenicity, skin sensitization (low risk).
Cautions: Drugs metabolized by CYP2B6, pregnancy.
Maximum dermal level: 3.7%
A dermal maximum of 3.7% is recommended to avoid skin sensitization and based on 16.3% citral content with a dermal limit of 0.6%.
Tisserand, R., & Young, R. (2014). Essential Oil Safety: Second edition
Some essential oils may cause photosensitivity to the skin-Use diluted in Jojoba or other complete carrier oil.
Do not ingest essential oils.
Do not apply to eyes, sensitive areas or mucous membranes.
The information on this website is not intended to be used in the diagnosis, treatment or mitigation of any physical or mental illness. Ahimsa Oils offer no advice or recommendations only general information. No therapeutic claims are made within.
Pregnant women, nursing mothers and children should not use essential oils without first consulting an appropriately trained healthcare practitioner.
The statements on this website have not been evaluated by the TGA. David Bosley however worked for a long period however in consultation with the TGA to ensure correct labelling with reference to the Ahimsa Oil product range.