The antibacterial four thieves oil blend!
The antibacterial four thieves essential oil blend, is very topical at this time.
The antibacterial four thieves oil blend it is based on a recipe that originated in the 15th century. According to the legend, the concoction was created by a group of thieves and grave robbers from Marseilles who were also spice traders and merchants, to protect themselves from contracting the plague while robbing the bodies of the ill and deceased. When apprehended, the 4 thieves admitted to using the formula and disclosed the recipe in order to receive a less severe punishment for their crimes. This usually involved soaking a towel with the concoction that contained a combination of vinegar, garlic, herbs, spices and essential oils, and wrapped over the mouth and nose to prevent pestilence from entering.
Four Thieves essential oil blend is a powerful combination of clove, lemon, cinnamon bark, eucalyptus, and rosemary, that has antibacterial, antiseptic and antiviral, and immune-stimulating properties. This makes it excellent for cleaning, diffusing and other topical uses but to top it all off, Four Thieves also boasts an impressive aromatic scent.
After searching in bibliography, we present you this easy recipy to make your own thieves oil blend:
35 drops of clove essential oil
30 ” of lemon ” ”
15 ” of cinnamon ” ”
13 ” of eucaliptus ” ”
7 ” of rosemary ” ”
This is a classic recipe, but you can customize it by adjusting the proportions or adding other air-freshening essential oils such as tea tree, oregano, thyme, sage, lavender, bay laurel, or scotch pine.
This blend can be used topically on your skin diluted with carrier oil ( 6 drops of oil blend into 30ml carrier oil such as grape seed oil. almond oil or jojoba oil) or inhaled pouring a few drops to a diffuser.
It also can be used as a spray in home, as natural disinfectant, pouring 15 drops of the oil blend to a small bottle of glass and then filling it with 30 ml water and some white vinegar or vodca. Shake well before using it.
We certainly recommend the 4 thief oil blend, but always in conjunction with good and effective hand washing as we have emphasized in our previous articles.
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