Why Thieves and how will this benefit your family in the Long run.
Let’s begin with the brief history of Thieves and how the thieves essential oil came about. The history and healing of Thieves essential oil is rather an interesting tale!
While there are a few versions of the story they all center around one event, which is the Bubonic Plague. It is said that, during that time, four thieves went from house to house to rob those who had succumbed to the illness. After the thieves were captured and tried for their acts of robbery, a judge offered leniency if they would share how they were able to be around those afflicted long and often enough to rob them but not be affected by the illness. It’s interesting to note here that, during this time of the plague striking Europe, physicians were seen wearing long black robes, wide brimmed hats, and masks that appeared to have a beak. The reason for doing this is that the masks were said to have contained a combination of herbs and spices that the physicians would breathe in order to keep themselves safe from those afflicted with the illness. Their long black robes were also said to be doused in a similar fragrant concoction and current research continues to build upon this theory.
THE HEALING POWER OF the herbs & spices
How did the thieves stay healthy and what were the herbs and spices used in the masks of the physicians? During the 15th century plague the thieves used these ingredients :
Cloves, Rosemary and other aromatics to protect themselves while robbing the victims. Thieves essential oil was then created from the research about the four thieves. Thieves is a proprietary blend of pure essential oils tested at Weber State University, Ogden Utah and it was found to have a 99.96 percent rate against airborne bacteria.
Young living Thieves oil:
So what we do know, through extensive use and trial with the Thieves essential oil blend from Young Living is that a powerful combination of clove, lemon, cinnamon bark, eucalyptus, and rosemary have been found to be strong enough to reduce bacterial cultures by 99.96%! This blend was created after years of research results indicated that most viruses, fungi, and bacteria cannot live in the presence of some essential oils.
While I’ve seen the use of Thieves in room sprays (by combining distilled water with 15 drops of the oil) or by rubbing a few drops of the oil on the soles of the feet, there is an entire line of products which highlight the blend. Other way to attain the amazing benefits of Thieves is to add the blend to a diffuser, use the lozenges, or even add one drop of the Thieves Vitality Oil to a glass of water to drink.
The legend behind the oil is as unique as the ability it has to support your immune system. Though it is a small bottle of oil, the power of Thieves is worth every cent for all season. If you use an anti-bacterial soap in your kitchen or bathroom year-round, why not consider making it Thieves Foaming Hand Soap without all the harsh chemicals? Young Living also created Thieves toothpaste and even a household cleaner containing the powerful blend! I’ve seen testimonies on the benefits of Thieves myself and have used the product to help support my immune system and stay strong while others around me experienced discomfort.
Component of Thieves oils: –
Benefits of clove can be attributed to its antimicrobial, antifungal,antiseptic,antiviral,aphrodisiac and stimulating properties. Excellent support for stress as well as pain.
- Boosts immunity
- Stimulates blood circulation
- Stimulates blood circulation .
- Supports in detoxification
- Supports upper respiratory system
- Clove supports mouth health
- Relaxes the smooth lining of the GI track
- Helps provide an annoyance free outdoor experience
This power fruit contains these following benefits:
- high in vitamin c 128%
- Vitamin b6 5%
- Contains Thiamin 3%
- Good source of nutrients ( dietary fiber 19%, carbohydrate 4%, Protein 2%)
- Aids digestion
- Supports kidney function
- Improves skin quality
- Cleans stains
- Cuts through oil
Loaded with powerful antioxidant such as polyphenols 3,4 & 5 outranking garlic and oregano.
- Supports tissue repair
- Supports healthy heart function
- Boosts the immune system
- Encourages healthy nerve function
Common Primary uses : respiratory support, purifies the environment, provides annoyance free outdoor experience.
is a fragrant native herb to the Mediterranean . It is used as a culinary condiment, to make bodily perfumes, and for its potential health benefits.
- Boosts the immune system
- Encourages mental acumen and memory function
- Great source of anti-oxidants
- Encourages calmness in times of stress
- Supports the adrenals
Now with all the individual benefits in Thieves uncovered imagine that there is a great and abundant benefit to the entire family with the use of Thieves.
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