|Oregano Essential Oil
100% PURE, THERAPEUTIC GRADE ESSENTIAL OIL
|COMMON NAME||Oregano Oil, Origanum Oil|
|BOTANICAL NAME||Origanum vulgare|
|PLANT PARTS USED||Leaves|
|COUNTRY OF ORIGIN||Europe|
|An extremely powerful antimicrobial, Oregano Oil is considered one of the best to help fight infection.
Nature/Essence – Protective & Purifying
FOR THE SKIN
Oregano oil has powerful antimicrobial and antiseptic effects for bacterial, viral or fungal conditions, however use with caution and dilute well as this oil can be a skin irritant.
FOR THE BODY
Oregano can be used as an inhalation to help break down mucus congestion, support immune defences and provide antiseptic activity during coughs, colds and congestion. Take care as it can irritate mucous membranes, so use sparingly.
FOR THE MIND
Oregano has an energizing and stimulating effect.
FOR THE HOME
A potent oil to purify the air and great in antiseptic household cleaning blends.
BLENDS WELL WITH
Lavender, Rosemary, Bergamot, Chamomile, Cypress, Cedarwood, Tea Tree and Eucalyptus.
|Appearance||Clear yellow to dark orange-brown|
|Odour Description||Strong, fresh, herbaceous|
|Main Constituents||Carvacrol, thymol, p-cymene, y-terpinene, linalool, beta-caryophyllene|
|Optical Rotation||Min -2||Max +3|
|Refractive Index||Min 1.495||Max1.515|
Typical GC analysis
- Consultation with a suitably qualified practitioner is recommended prior to use
- For external use only.
- Do not apply to skin undiluted
- Not recommended for use during pregnancy
- Perform a patch test prior to use
I mixed oregano, clove and lemon in my diffuser. It smell nice and hope it will support my respiratory health too. I use it on its own and give quite a herbal smell and reminds me of spaghetti bolognese.
A strong-smelling essential oil, great for helping to clear congestion.
Awwsome and fresh