Botanical name | Origanum vulgare Extracted parts | Flower Bud
Oregano essential oil, extracted by steam distillation, is one of the most powerful essential oils, because of its antibacterial activity, antiviral and antifungal properties, which is widely used in the food, cosmetics and pharmaceutical industries. The main chemical components are carvacrol and thymol, which are belong to phenols, so need to pay attention to use only 1-2 drops each time when diffusing. When the season changes, it can be mixed with other essential oils to help maintain healthy respiratory function.
‧ Antibacterial and anti-inflammatory | Add 2 drops of oregano essential oil and 2 drops of lemon essential oil to a teaspoon of edible oil, and take it orally before meals. ‧ Other physical and psychological effects ｜Mix 1 drop of oregano essential oil with 9 drops of vegetable oil, and apply the mixture to the affected area.