Oregano is a very powerful essential oil and its use should be approached with care. Oregano essential oil can be used in cleaning products when seasonal illness is present. When very well diluted, it can also be used for the achy joints associated with aging.
Country of Origin: Hungary, Spain, Mersin
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Dried aerial parts of flowering plant
Strength of Aroma: Strong
Aromatic Scent: Intense green, slightly medicinal herbaceous scent
Cautions: Do not use if pregnant or breastfeeding. Oregano is a powerful skin irritant. We recommend a maximum dilution of 1% for topical applications.
Blends Well With:
Cajeput, Chamomile Roman, Citronella, Dill Weed, Eucalyptus Lemon, Geranium Egyptian, Marjoram Sweet, Niaouli 1,8-Cineole, Pine Scots, Rosemary 1,8-Cineole and Thyme Thymol.
This powerhouse essential oil is best reserved for tough issues and is helpful in supporting healthy respiration. Please consult with Aromatherapists if you need help deciding if oregano is right for your situation.