Thieves essential oil blend is one of my favorites because it is your hidden gem when it comes to supporting your immune system and keeping your home clean. Plus the story behind this essential oil blend is kind of crazy! Have you heard about it?
Thieves essential oil blend was originally used by thieves who pillaged graves during the Bubonic Plague. The original grave robbers used this unique blend of spices and oils actually protected them against the bubonic plague that had killed off their targets.
Here is what Young Living has to say about Thieves essential oil blend:
Thieves® was created based on research about four thieves in France who covered themselves with cloves, rosemary, and other aromatics while robbing plague victims. This proprietary essential oil blend was university tested for its cleansing abilities. It is highly effective in supporting the immune system and good health.*
Thieves is a powerful blend of clove, lemon, cinnamon, eucalyptus radiata and rosemary.
Thieves essential oil blend uses:
- Put a few drops of Thieves essential oil blend in a capsule and swallow with water to support your immune system
- Put in a few drops of Thieves essential oil blend in your dishwater or dishwasher to thoroughly clean dishes and eliminate odor.
- Diffuse Thieves essential oil blend for 15–30 minutes in your home or office to help eliminate airborne bacteria.
- Apply 1-3 drops to cuts or open wounds to promote healing.
- Mix 1 drop with a tablespoon of water, gargle and swallow for a sore throat.
- Put 1 drop on your thumb and apply to the roof of your mouth for a minor headache.
- Dilute 2 drops with carrier oil and apply directly on the soles of your feet to boost immunity.
- Use to clean pet cages, creating a healthier environment for them.
- Add several drops to your mop water for cleaner floors.
- Mix 8 drops Thieves with water in a 4 oz. spray bottle to repel insects on your flowers and plants.
- Use 1-2 drops Thieves to dissolve the gummy adhesive on price labels.
- Apply to bee and wasp stings to neutralize the toxin and relieve minor pain.
- Apply Thieves to gums and teeth to maintain oral health.
- Diffuse 15-30 minutes daily in homes or business to reduce mold.
- Carry a bottle on every flight to apply topically and boost your immunity during travel.
- Put a few drops on a tissue, place near the heat/AC vents of a hotel to rid it of airborne germs.
- Mix several drops with baking soda keep your bathtub clean.