Botanical Family: Lamiaceae
Plant Origin: USA, France, Germany, Turkey
Extraction Method: Steam distilled from leaves
Oregano oil is one of the most powerful and versatile essential oils. It contains strong immune-enhancing and antioxidant properties and supports the respiratory system.
Oregano may also be used to enhance the flavor of food. Oregano is also a key oil used in the Raindrop Technique, a massage application of essential oils, which is designed to bring about electrical alignment in the body. The chemo-type of Young Living’s Oregano is Carvacrol.
Caution: Oregano can have a burning sensation on sensitive skin. It is recommended to dilute 50:50 with carrier oil.
Carvacrol (60-75%), Gamma-Terpinene (3.5-8.5%), Para-Cymene (5.5-9%), Beta-Caryophyllene (2-5%), Myrcene (1-3%), Thymol (0-5%)
What is the ORAC Value? 15,300 uTE/100g
How To Use Oregano Essential Oil
- Apply on location
- Apply on chakras and/or Vita Flex points
- Inhale directly
- Take as dietary supplement
Caution: High in phenols, Oregano may irritate the nasal membranes or skin if inhaled directly from diffuser or bottle or applied neat
Other Oil Blends That Contain Oregano
ImmuPower, Inner Defense, Ortho Sport Massage Oil, Regenolone Moisturizing Cream