Thieves Essential Oil is THE ONE oil you need in your medicine cabinet to combat so many things for your well-being and in your home!
Thieves Oil has so many uses that I could never be without it and it’s the #1 way we stay healthy in our home.
What is thieves essential oil used for?
It helps to calm a sore throat, keep teeth healthy and white, kill off any yuks you may have, and to replace every cleaning product under your kitchen sink. There’s even a whole LINE of Thieves products to help keep you healthy and clean that I am in LOVE with!
50 Ways to Use Thieves Essential Oil
When I use Essential Oils there are a few products I can’t live without!
Glass Spray Bottle – Clean surfaces, air, bathrooms and more by mixing up a solution of Thieves, water, and vinegar!
Diffuser – Get the yuks out of the air by using a good diffuser. I have one for every bedroom, living room and kitchen!
Roller Bottles – Mix up a solution to apply Thieves when you’re feeling run down.
What is Thieves oil made of?
Thieves essential oil is a powerful combination of Clove, Lemon, Cinnamon, Eucalyptus Radiata, and Rosemary essential oils for an aromatic blend that fills any space with a rich, spicy aroma.
Is thieves oil antibacterial?
How To Make Homemade Thieves Oil Blend
Make your own thieves oil at home with the recipe below.
This blend is very strong and must be diluted for safe use. Make sure to add a carrier oil, such as coconut oil, olive oil, or almond oil at a ratio of about 1 drop of the thieves blend to 5-10 drops of carrier oil.
- 40 drops clove essential oil
- 35 drops lemon essential oil
- 20 drops cinnamon bark essential oil
- 15 drops eucalyptus essential oil
- 10 drops rosemary essential oil
1.Mix all essential oils together in a dark glass bottle.
50 Ways to Use Thieves Essential Oil
Thieves Oil Uses:
1. Treating Wounds
Apply 1-3 drops around cuts or open wounds to prevent infection and promote healing.
2. Sore Throat
Mix with a tablespoon of water, gargle and swallow for a sore throat.
3. Chest Tightness
Apply to upper chest and throat with V-6 Massage Oil for chest tightness.
Put a drop on your thumb and apply to the roof of your mouth for a headache.
Put 4-8 drops in a capsule with olive oil and swallow daily for longevity.
6. Skin Blemishes
For skin blemishes, take internally and apply to the skin diluted with V-6 Massage Oil.
7. Cold and Flu Protection
Put a couple drops directly on the soles of your feet to protect you from colds and flu.
8. Clean Home
Diffuse in your home to keep the yuk countdown.
9. Lung congestion
Breathe in the vapors when you have lung congestion.
10. Healthy Pets
Use to clean pet cages, creating a healthier environment for them.
11. Cleaner Dishes
Add a few drops to your dishwasher for cleaner dishes.
12. Cleaner Clothes
Add to your laundry cycle for cleaner clothes.
13. Cleaner Floors
Add several drops to your mop water for cleaner floors.
14. Insect Repellant
Mix 8-12 drops with water in a 4 oz. spray bottle to repel insects on your flowers and plants.
15. Natural Solvent
Use to dissolve the gummy adhesive on price labels.
16. Soothe Insect Bites & Stings
Apply to bee and wasp stings to neutralize the toxin and relieve the pain.
17. Healthy Gums
Apply to gums to keep gums healthy.
18. Healthy Teeth
Apply orally to maintain healthy teeth.
19. Gum & Tooth Pain
Apply a drop or two to gums and teeth for pain relief from toothaches.
20. Air Freshener
Diffuse 15-30 minutes daily in homes or business to solve smells and germs.
Add 1 drop to orange juice and drink to reduce phlegm and congestion.
22. Pain Relief
Apply to broken bones or joints with V-6 for pain relief and to heal.
23. Stay Healthy
Put a drop in your cup of tea for flavor and to maintain health.
24. Smoking Cessation
Put on the tip of your tongue to help you stop smoking.
25. Cold Sores
Put on cold sores with V-6 to help heal.
For warts: apply topically, inhale and take 2-3 drops in a capsule to make them disappear.
27. Joint Pain
Rub on sore joints with V-6 Massage Oil to relieve pain.
28. Prevent Colds
Drink a few drops in water or juice every three hours to stop a cold.
29. Prevent Yuks
Place a drop in a glass of water every day to prevent yuks.
30. Protect Kids
Rub 2 drops on the bottoms of children’s feet for protection before school every day.
31. Healthy Children
Diffuse in the house as your children come home from school every day.
Mix 2-4 drops with Coconut Oil and rub on daily for relief of shingle pain.
33. Pet Care
Apply a drop around a wound of a cat or dog to clear it up.
34. Mood Enhancer
Diffuse in the home or office to stimulate a cheerful mood.
35. Increase Focus
Diffuse in the office to increase concentration and work efficiency.
Diffuse in your place of business to ward off the germs.
37. Healthy Environment
Diffuse in the classroom to reduce student sickness and absenteeism.
38. Carpet Disinfectant
Put a few drops in your carpet steamer to disinfect carpet.
39. Cough Relief
Mix 1-2 drops with honey or Blue Agave in a teaspoon for cough relief.
40. Sinus Headaches
Breathe and apply for sinus headaches.
Put a drop on a pimple to make it shrink and disappear.
42. Hoarse Voice
For the loss of voice, put a drop under your tongue with V-6.
Inhale for the relief of allergy symptoms.
Take a vegetable capsule full every day for relief of illness symptoms.
45. Air Travel
Carry a bottle on every flight to protect you from germs on the plane.
Put a few drops on a tissue, place near the heat/AC vents of a hotel to rid it of airborne germs.
47. Whiten Teeth
Get whiter teeth when you add brushing with thieves oil to your daily routine.
Mix several drops with baking soda to clean bathtubs.
Apply to the toes and feet to combat foot fungus.
50. Rash Relief
Apply with V-6 Massage Oil to poison ivy rashes to relieve the itch.
Frequently Asked Questions About Thieves Oil
Can Thieves oil help with the flu?
Yes! Thieves oil can help prevent the flu when used as an air disinfectant and helps to boost the immune system. It is also effective in relieving flu symptoms.
Does thieves essential oil kill germs?
The combination of oils in thieves oil gives it antiviral, antibacterial and antifungal properties.
Why is it called Thieves Oil?
The name ‘Thieves Oil’ refers to a 15th-century legend of French thieves who wore a blend of oils and botanicals they believed gave them protection while they were stealing.