Oregano 100% Pure Joy Naturals Essential Oil is humble herb that has potent healing effects. Its antibacterial, antiviral, and immune-stimulating properties make it useful in combating infections. (Essential Oils Natural Remedies, Althea Press) Oregano Essential Oil has a powerful, spicy, camphorous scent.
Botanical Name: Origanum Compactum Benth
Main Constituents: carvacrol: 39.45%
Plant Part: Herb
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin, dark grey liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note with a strong aroma, Oregano Essential Oil has a powerful, spicy, camphorous scent.
Blends With: Lavender, Rosemary, Bergamot, Chamomile, Cypress, Cedarwood, Tea Tree and Eucalyptus.
Product Abstract: Oregano is an upright perennial herb, growing to about thirty-two inches with a straight stem covered in hair. The leaves are dark green and oval in shape, and it has a profusion of pink flowers clustered at the top of the branches. Its name is actually derived from the Greek phrase, ‘joy of the mountains’. Just married couples were crowned with wreaths of Oregano.
Cautions: DO NOT DRINK essential oils. Dilute before use; may cause skin irritation in some individuals, so a skin test is recommended prior to use. Avoid contact with eyes. Keep out of reach of children. For best results Diffuse or use topically with a carrier oil.
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