Living Libations organic Oregano Essential Oil is steam-distilled from the wild-crafted flowering tops. This very potent and pure distillation is from the esteemed vulagare species, which has a balance of key constituents with a high level of carvacrol. With tonic thymol levels and an herbaceous, fresh fragrance, this oil is one of the most powerful antiseptics in our collection. According to Cass Ingram, the author of The Cure is in the Cupboard: How to use Oregano for Better Health, Oregano Oil is one of nature’s most potent herbs. “Oregano is aromatherapy’s heavy artillery. It also has stimulating qualities.”
Botanical Name: Origanum Vulgare
Extraction Method: Steam
Part of Plant Distilled: Flowering tops
Country of Origin: Mountains of Turkey
Cultivation Method: Organic
Scent Description: strong herbaceous top notes
In Libations Products: Immune Illume, Breathing Balm, and Frankincense First Aid
Blends Well With: Lavender, Spikenard, Frankincense, peppermint, rose, immortelle, Palmarosa, Marjoram, Myrrh, Sandalwood, Bergamot, Lime, Thyme, Cardamom, Clove, Eucalyptus, Juniper and Cypress
Uses: in our Salt Inhaler or diffuser; always dilute to use on skin, oral care, healing balms and baths; dilute to 3-5% in olive oil for culinary creations
Contraindications: French aroma-medical literature advises against long-term use; best to use in short spurts
The flavor and fragrance of oregano are well known in the culinary world, but oregano is not merely a tantalizing aroma. The Herculean Heal-All herb known as ”delight of the mountain” is one of the strongest antiviral oils in aromatherapy, and is commonly used to treat colds, and congestion. Just as oregano stimulates the appetite, Oregano Oil stimulates body and mind. This powerful broad-spectrum oil is known to ignite the circulatory system, and alleviate fatigue. With oregano, digestion is eased, and the entire physical system begins to operate again as nature intended.
Our exciting Oregano Essential Oil lifts the spirits by energizing body and mind. It is used to stimulate the appetite, both for food and for life in general. Senses are awakened and taste buds begin to tingle with one whiff of this potent medicinal oil. Bon Appetit!
“Oregano is the spice of life.” ~ Henry J. Tilman
“Oregano oil is one of the strongest antiseptic and antiviral essential oils. It boosts immunity and is especially effective against allergies, candidiasis, chronic fatigue syndrome, and fungal infections. It stimulates sluggish lymphatic circulation.”
~ Roberta Wilson, Aromatherapy: Essential Oils for Vibrant Health and Beauty
Traditional, mental, physical, emotional benefits: Oregano oil has traditionally been used to sterilize sick rooms, soothe breathing; ease digestive disorders and promote a positive attitude.
Schnaubelt, Kurt, Ph.D., Advanced Aromatherapy: The Science of Essential Oil Therapy, (1998: 83)