Botanical Name: Origanum vulgare
Country of Origin: Hungary
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Dried aerial parts of flowering plant
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Blends Well With:
Cajeput, Chamomile Roman, Citronella, Dill Weed, Eucalyptus Lemon, Geranium, Sweet Marjoram, Niaouli, Pine, Rosemary and Thyme.
intense green, slightly medicinal herbaceous scent.
Categories: Immunity, Cleaning, Antiseptic, Antiviral, Antifungal, (Joint) Pain,
Oregano is a very powerful essential oil for use in times of illness.
Illness: it is helpful in supporting healthy respiration, treating fungal infections and other issues.
Cleaning: it can be used in cleaning products when seasonal illness is present.
Pain: When very well diluted (1%), it can also be used for the achy joints associated with aging.
This powerhouse essential oil is best reserved for tough issues. Please consult with a Aromatherapists, your intuition or the internet (you will find many scientific research papers) to determine how to use this medicine carefully, we love it.
Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding. Oregano is a powerful skin irritant. We recommend a maximum dilution of 1% for topical applications.
Ingestion: The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy.