antimicrobial essential oils

Thyme Essential Oil

Thyme essential oil is obtained from the aromatic herb that has been used in medicine for thousands of years. Discover its secrets, history, properties and many uses in aromatherapy . . .

Cinnamon Essential Oil Shows In Vitro Cytotoxicity

The essential oil from the bark of Cinnamomum zeylanicum Blume (cinnamon) was analyzed by GC-MS and bioassays were carried out. Nine constituents representing 99.24% of the oil were identified by GC-MS. The major compounds in the oil were (E)-cinnamaldehyde (68.95%), benzaldehyde (9.94%) and (E)-cinnamyl acetate (7.44%).