Oregano

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Oregano

Oregano Essential Oil (Origanum vulgare, ct carvacrol) has strong spicy top notes that fade into a herbaceous aroma. Our Oregano essential oil is steam distilled from leaves of oregano plants grown in Turkey. This oil is a russet brown color and has a thin consistency. Oregano Essential Oil is part of our Herbal category. HOT OIL

GC/MS Reports

Original Batch

D0B100-090319

Details

Latin name: Origanum vulgare

Chemotype: Carvacrol

Category: Herbal

Origin: Turkey

Method: Steam Distilled

Part: Leaves

Primary Compounds: Carvacrol, Thymol, Cymene

 

Oregano Essential Oil is believed to be antibacterial, antifungal, antiviral, analgesic (pain relief), antispasmodic (relieves involuntary muscle spasms), immune stimulating and a bronchodilator (opens bronchial tubes).

Description

Oregano oil was first used by the ancient Greeks. Its name is derived from the Greek phrase meaning “joy of the mountain”. With oregano oil, just one drop can pack a powerful and effective punch. This hot oil has a sharp herbal aroma and should always be diluted. Oregano oil will irritate and possible burn skin if not properly diluted.

 

Primary uses for our Oregano Essential Oil include immune and respiratory support and cleaning.

Uses/Conditions

Mind: may provide stress relief; helps promote wellbeing and sense of security

 

Heal: may help to relieve menstrual discomfort as well as muscle cramps and pain

 

Wellness: may kill and inhibit growth of bacteria, fungi and viruses (particularly systemic infections); may help stimulate immune system function; may help support respiratory function and open airways  

 

Other: may assist in removal of warts

 

These statements are not evaluated by the FDA. Verdant EOs and products are not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.

Applications

Aromatically: diffusion or direct inhalation

 

Topically: HOT OIL - always dilute 1-2% with carrier oil

 

Blends well with: Bergamot, Cinnamon, Chamomile, Clove Bud, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Lavender, Lemon, Marjoram, Orange, Rosemary, Tea Tree, Thyme

 

Shelf life: 3 years when properly stored

 

Storage: Minimize exposure to light, air and heat to get the full benefit and life out of your oil. Store your oil tightly sealed and in cardboard tube between 59 and 71° F.

Cautions
  • If you are taking medication or have a medical condition, consult your physician before using essential oils.
  • Unsafe for pregnant or breastfeeding mothers.
  • Can irritate mucous membranes/sensitive skin areas - avoid eyes, nose, mouth and other sensitive areas.
  • Always test diluted oil on a small area of skin before topical use.
  • Avoid use with children under the age of 2, dilute to 1% or less for children under the age of 6.
  • HOT OIL - Always dilute to 1 - 2% (1 drop per 1 tsp/5ml carrier oil).
  • Do not use on damaged or sensitive skin.
  • May interact with diabetic medications and cause low blood sugar levels.