Clove * Lemon * Cinnamon * Eucalyptus * Rosemary *
21st century thieves oil consists is an essential oil blend that consists of clove, lemon, cinnamon, eucalyptus and rosemary.The essential oils contained within this formula have been noted for anti-bacterial, anti-viral, antiseptic and anti-catarrhal properties while stimulating the immune system, circulation and the respiratory system. According to research at Weber State University, Thieves was found to have a 99% kill rate against airborne bacteria when diffused.
Thieves oil history
Europeans began producing essential oils in the 12th century. During the Plague of the 15th century, certain thieves robbed the dead without becoming infected. Finally, four thieves were captured in Marseilles, France, and charged with robbing the dead and dying victims of the plague.
At the trial, the magistrate offered them leniency if they would reveal how they managed to avoid contracting the dreaded infection, in spite of their close contact with infected corpses. It was disclosed that these thieves were perfumers and spice traders who had rubbed themselves with a concoction of aromatic herbs (cinnamon, clove, and oregano).
The formula for Mamas Medicinals Essential Oil blend, Thieves, is derived from the aromatic herbs used by the thieves of 15th century France.
Thieves Oil is a proprietary blend of therapeutic grade, 100% organic, aromatic Essential oils containing Cinnamon Bark (Cinnamomum verum), Clove (Syzygium aromaticum), Lemon (Citrus limon), Eucalyptus (Eucalyptus radiata), and Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis).