Thyme is purifying and stimulating, it possesses anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and astringent properties. It is particularly beneficial for oily and blemish-prone skin: it helps to treat acne, swelling and redness but is gentle to skin.
Thyme contains antioxidants including Vitamin C which help to treat acne and brighten skin. These antioxidants also protect skin cells from free radical and oxidative stress that can speed up the ageing process.
Thyme improves blood circulation to the scalp which encourages the growth of healthy hair.
Thyme is energising and stimulating, it can help to treat physical and mental exhaustion as well as stress and anxiety.