Oil Summary: Organic wild marjoram oil main components are Sabinene, Alpha Terpinene, Gamma Terpinene, Cymene, Terpinolene, Linalool, Sabinene Hydrate, Linalyl Acetate, Terpineol and Gamma Terpineol. This is a plant of the Mediterranean region that has been well known and respected for its medicinal uses for many years. The health benefits of Marjoram Essential Oil can be attributed to its properties as an analgesic, antispasmodic, anaphrodisiac, antiseptic, antiviral, bactericidal, carminative, cephalic, cordial, diaphoretic, digestive, diuretic, emenagogue, expectorant, fungicidal, hypotensive, laxative, nervine, sedative, stomachic, vasodilator and vulnerary substance. Extracted by steam distillation of both fresh and dried leaves of the marjoram plant. Marjoram essential oil is highly priced for its wide-range of health benefits thanks to its high source of health-promoting bioactive compounds. With enough research and study to support its medicinal values, it’s clear that this essential oil helps in heart diseases, kidney damage, liver toxicity, diabetes, and much more. Below are some common uses and benefits of Marjoram essential oil. Organic wild Marjoram oil antiseptic properties make it a good remedy for both internal and external wounds. It has also been a common ingredient in many antiseptic creams and lotions.
Odor and Appearance : Colorless to pale yellow
Country of origin : Spain
Botanical name : Thymus mastichina
Contraindication: While Marjoram is considered to be safe and without any adverse side effects in adults, pregnant women, breastfeeding mothers, and young children should avoid using the essential oil unless in food amounts. It is also believed that it could cause cancer when used for too long in a medicinal fashion. In general, the essential oil might cause, allergic reaction and hypersensitivity which is why you should always perform a test on your skin so that you know your tolerance level. You can always mix it with other milder oils to minimize its sensitizing effect. It is wise to consult with your physician before you fully incorporate Marjoram into your health and treatment plan.