Oregano Essential Oil - Botanical Name: Origanum Compactum Benth
Cautions: Organic Oregano Essential Oil is both a dermal irritant and a mucous membrane irritant. Avoid use if pregnant.
Due to high carvacol and thymol content, Oregano Essential Oil is considered to be "nature's cure all" as it is reputed to have potent antiviral, antifungal, antibacterial and anti-parasitic properties. In topical applications, Organic Oregano Oil can be used to treat itches, skin infections, cuts and wounds; and because of its anti-inflammatory properties, it is effective against swelling and pain caused by rheumatism.
For aromatherapy purposes, Oregano Oil is useful in blends to treat symptoms associated with colds, flues, bronchitis and other respiratory ailments. It can also be used as a fragrance component in soaps, colognes and perfumes, especially men's fragrances.
Blends well with: Lavender, Rosemary, Bergamot, Chamomile, Cypress, Cedarwood, Tea Tree and Eucalyptus.
All of our essential oils are true, undiluted essences extracted directly from a variety of flowers, fruits, leaves, barks, roots, herbs and spices. We offer essential oils in standard 30 ml bottles, but different sizes are available upon request.
IMPORTANT: All of our products are for EXTERNAL use only. Please read warnings carefully and never use oils undiluted. Here's a more information on different methods for safe use of essential oils.
The information contained on these pages is not meant to serve as a medical or professional advice. We are not responsible for any products made using these oils or the outcome of any application thereof. As always we recommend testing all products first and avoid using essential oils in pregnancy or on the young children.
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