Oil of Oregano
Pure Essential Oil of Oregano of Origanum vulgare, (High carvacrol - over 80%!!):
- Wild Grown in Turkey
- steam distilled essential oil from flowering tops of herb
- Origanum vulgare L. ssp. hirtum, fam. Lamiaceae (Labiatae)
- Synonyms: thymus capitatus, Oregano Oil
- Our oil of Oregano is pale yellow in color with a strong spicy, herbal aroma
- Our oil of Oregano is 100% Pure and Natural - without additives, pesticides or carrier oils.
- MSDS essential oil safety data sheet
Oil of Oregano is known as a powerfully antiseptic, antibacterial and antiviral oil commonly used in aromatherapy for infections, rashes, herpes, scabies, lice, flu and fever. Aroma therapists recognize Oregano Oil's usefulness in respiratory blends as this essential oil can benefit bronchitis, bacterial pneumonia, and other respiratory infections as well as asthma. Oil of oregano is best used in a diffuser for respiratory issues, as well as diluted in a massage blend for topical applications. Oil of Oregano is currently one of the best essential oils to help prevent and defeat viruses and bacteria. Some researchers are studying the component carvacrol, found in oil of oregano, for its anti-cancerous and anti-tumoral properties. Oregano Oil is very powerful - a little bit goes a long way. Read more about the properties, uses and benefits of pure oil of Oregano below.
Oil of Oregano Main Properties, Uses, and Benefits
This table explains oil of Oregano Properties, Uses, and Benefits and lists common uses and healing properties of Oregano oil. The table also reviews the best methods of application when using Oregano oil of Origanum vulgare in aromatherapy.
- Rashes, Skin Infections
- Respiratory Infection, Pnuemonia
- Bronchitis, Asthma
- Bacteria and Virus protection
- Main Constituent carvacrol (Phenols)
Do not use if pregnant. DILUTE prior to skin contact. Do not use on children. Not suitable for use in a bath, as serious skin irritation can occur. If you are pregnant, epileptic, have liver damage, have cancer, or have any other medical problem, use essential oils only under the proper guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner. A skin patch test should be conducted prior to using an aromatherapy oil that you've never used before. Always dilute pure oil of Oregano with a carrier oil or cosmetic base prior to skin application.
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Our oil of Oreganos are sealed with regular caps. You can add a reducer cap, glass dropper top or plastic pipette to any oil - just visit our accessories page.