What? Medicinally known for its antiseptic and disinfectant properties. It is also extensively used as a household cleaner. The medicinal properties of thyme come mainly from its essential oils which are extracted through steam distillation of fresh flowers and leaves.
Why? Thyme oil can help tone aged skin and prevent acne outbreaks. Red thyme oil make scars and other ugly spots on your body vanish. These include the surgical marks, marks left by accidental injuries, acne, pox, measles, and sores.