Oregano Origanum vulgare

Known as a popular cooking spice, Oregano also acts as a powerful cleansing agent, and offers powerful antioxidants*—extending its uses far beyond the kitchen.

Primary Benefits
• Used as a powerful cleansing and purifying agent
• Supports a healthy immune system*
• Supports healthy digestion and respiratory function*
• Offers powerful antioxidants*

Aromatic Description
Herbaceous, sharp, green, camphoraceous

Collection Method
Steam Distillation

Plant Part
Leaf

Main Constituents
Carvacrol, thymol

Carvacrol, the monoterpene phenol which is the primary chemical constituent of oregano essential oil, is also found in varied amounts in wild bergamot and thyme essential oils.
Research

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Aromatic Usage Suggestions

  • Diffuse to cleanse and purify the air.
Topical Usage Suggestions

  • Add 10 drops to a spray bottle full of water for a last-minute counter spray.
Internal Use Suggestions:

  • Put two to three drops in veggie capsule to help maintain a healthy immune system.*
  • Oregano offers powerful antioxidants.*
  • Add one drop in place of one tablespoon ground oregano to your favorite Italian dishes.
  • Supports healthy digestion.*
  • Supports healthy respiratory function.*
  • May help to support a healthy immune system.*
  • Used as a powerful cleansing and purifying agent.
Dilute with carrier to avoid skin irritation.

Directions for Use

Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice.
Internal use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.
Topical use: Dilute one to two drops with Fractionated Coconut Oil then apply to desired area.

Cautions

Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.

Statements with asterisks refer to internal use. All others refer to aromatic or topical use.