Tea Tree: This a strong antiseptic oil which is non-poisonous to humans.It also has strong anti-viral, anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties. It is very useful for a range of conditions from ringworm to athlete’s foot.
Thyme: This oil has anti-viral, antibiotic and antiseptic properties and must be used with great care. Over-use of this oil can stimulate the thyroid gland and lymphatic system. Even with this strong warning, it is a vital oil in the basic care kit because of its strong anti-viral properties. When flu is doing the rounds it is an excellent oil to burner in the room diffuser. It helps in the elimination of toxic wastes from the body. It is also excellent at discouraging parasites and insects from invading your home.